Mindfulness

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First off I'm delighted that I managed to figure out how to access this blog again. I thought it was lost and gone forever and that the world would be left without any more of my hugely talented writing. But NO the universe was looking on at me and indeed you with love. And this is all down to mindfulness. Yeah of course it is. It has nothing to do with my logical approach to finding the information which is of course in no way logical, because if it was then it wouldn't be mine. … [Continue reading]

All hail Kale

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Do you know it's so rare that I write here that I cross my fingers each time that my computer will remember the password. It should be a simple thing to reset it but it's not because I set this up in 2009 and many email addresses and wordpress sites have come since then. Such is the nature of the obsessive yet uncommitted blogger, there is a whole universe of blogs out there now orphaned, neglected, unloved and forgotten, which at one time held the words of my latest obsession. Ah well. … [Continue reading]

Black Dogs and Good Friends

They really are 6 and 8 years old now. I am actually a proper mother, not a woman flailing around crazily thinking what on earth happened to MY LIFE. Truth is I can't remember really being me before the girls. It's not a long time but it's a … [Continue reading]

The Tilly Way of Life

I'd like to live a Tilly Way of Life

Tilly was recently 6, this is a big milestone since now she has declared that I cannot decide her ‘way of life’ any longer. I found this out thus: “Tilly time to get in the bath please.” “Mummy you can’t tell me what to do, you … [Continue reading]

Their Musical Education #2: Silicone & Strap Ons.

I regularly scold myself for failing to write down the things my girls say. I started this blog in order to do that very thing, to record the moments that are so easily forgotten. But a blog, like many other things, seems to have a lifecycle. … [Continue reading]

Half term and other stuff

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Half term is always a bit of juggle with work and wanting to spend time with the girls. I'm always half looking at my email and half making sure Tilly isn't getting herself lost. Well that was in the days when I had official 'days off'. Now I … [Continue reading]

Bit Bored Of Mummy

And so I find myself in 2015 sitting at a new (old) kitchen table, in a new (to me) kitchen in a new (to me) house. I have a view of my lovely garden and I'm working for my new company that I set up with my business partner. Goodness how things … [Continue reading]

Listening Ears

Have you ever had to ask someone the same question five times and they still fail to answer you, or have you had to ask someone to do a simple task seven times and yet till it seems to wash over them? Yes? Then you will know what we are going … [Continue reading]

The next chapter

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So once again it's all changed for me. I have finally set myself free of a big corporate organisation, taken the big leap and set up a PR agency with a long time colleague. It's been a long process and it's been so strange going through it all … [Continue reading]

The blog about why I haven’t blogged

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Dear Blog I'm so sorry I've neglected you. I never thought I'd be the type to build something up, make it flourish and grow and then just when it became dependent upon my regular nurturing, cruelly cast it aside in favour of all manner of other … [Continue reading]