fromthedomesticbubble

travel with me from SAHM to working mum….

MAY I tell you something about someone else…?

People are always telling me how wonderful other people they know are.  My reaction, secretly, is ‘oh yeah’.  This isn’t because I’m jealous that they’re not calling me wonderful, amazing … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

Cool at 40?

I have just taken a test to determine whether I am ‘Cool at 40?’.  I suspect that, although elements of what I do, say, wear, eat… might be described as … Continue reading

March 28, 2012 · 7 Comments

Make like a hedgehog…or perhaps not.

Hibernate. vb. To spend the winter in a torpid state. And why not? I count myself as a Modern Hibernator. Each Spring, for the past eight or nine years, crocus … Continue reading

January 27, 2012 · 1 Comment

Holidays

Occasionally the tedium of the domestic bubble is relieved by a holiday. Holidays work best when they are either needed or activity-packed. Our New Year holiday was the latter. This … Continue reading

January 13, 2012 · 2 Comments

My Friend’s Advice…

My good friend, who usually has very sound  advice, told me that the pre-Christmas term (we mums work to a school timetable) was not the time to start a new … Continue reading

November 23, 2011 · 5 Comments

Released from the Domestic Bubble

or Things I Should Have Told My Husband About The School Run Out I float into the ‘real world’. Quite where I have been for the last 12 years is … Continue reading

February 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Can I have my kitchen back…?

A fly in the ointment. Impossibly successful husband who has kept a roof over our heads, food in the larder and me in designer sports clothes for the past 13 … Continue reading

February 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

Read on

High and dry on the shore-line of life?  Not quite empty nest? Under-employment of the brain? Read on:

January 26, 2011 · 2 Comments

My first award

Thanks Jeanette!

Another award

kreativeblogger

kreativeblogger award

Froth…