travel with me from SAHM to working mum….

This week’s mumback adventures…

What a difference a week makes. Or even half a week, as it’s only Wednesday. Last week I moped about, barely engaging with the vague writing assignments my ‘editor’ had … Continue reading

May 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Time to take stock…

Looking for a slot in the working world after a (lengthy) sabbatical spent having children, shopping and going to the gym, your blogger embarked on a journalism course. This meant … Continue reading

April 26, 2013 · 4 Comments

Me and facebook

What do I have in common with Mark Zuckerberg? Not a lot. I can switch on a computer, but I’m not a geek; I’m not worth millions; I have a … Continue reading

March 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Back to school

Four months ago I went back to school. It was a daunting experience, but ultimately challenging and rewarding. Here’s something of what I’ve learnt so far at the London School … Continue reading

February 15, 2013 · 2 Comments

(Another) New Start

It’s September, my traditional month for new beginnings. School, university, school again (this time as a teacher) then as the mother of school-aged children; the only time I didn’t view … Continue reading

September 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

My First Published Book

A little known fact.  I have been in print before, in a proper hard back book, a long time ago. When I was at primary school, aged 9 or 10 … Continue reading

May 14, 2012 · 5 Comments

MAY I tell you something about writing…?

As an aspiring writer I listen to a lot of advise on how to write. I thought I would use this Monday (OK, I’m a day late) to pass some … Continue reading

May 8, 2012 · 1 Comment

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

Is my reading material trying to tell me something..?

I love holidays…don’t we all?  Apart from the obvious: sun, sea, sand and cocktails, it is the chance to get on with some serious reading.  I don’t mean the reading … Continue reading

May 2, 2012 · 1 Comment

You can’t always get what you want…

Close followers of my words (you’re now in double figures!) will wonder if I am serious in my byline claim. I write a lot about ‘stuff’ from ‘antisocial behaviour’ to … Continue reading

March 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

My first award

Thanks Jeanette!

Another award


kreativeblogger award