You are never alone

Do you ever feel alone?

I was never alone

We were away over Easter and there were times when I felt really alone.

We usually go on holiday with other people and I love having the choice to be alone or with others.  This time it was just us.  The kids had each other and most of the time … Read more

What makes a good family holiday

Family Holiday

What is the perfect holiday for you and your family?

It’s that time of year again when people start to think about where they want to go on holiday with their family.

We wait all year to go on how is it that they can end of being so stressful.

To me this makes … Read more

A Bed Of My Own

I’d love my own bed.


We’re sleeping in separate beds at the moment.

We haven’t fallen out, we aren’t splitting up, no one has had an affair, we are just sleeping in separate beds at the moment.

He’s had a cold so has been sniffling and coughing so has been bravely suffering in the spare … Read more

Success – What does it mean to you?

What is success?

  • What does success look like to you?

I don’t know about you, but when I was growing up, success was having a good job, a house and a car.  We had to work hard at school, get good results and then those would lead to a good degree and onward to that … Read more

Balance your life better

You know those things that record producers use; is it equalisers?  The thingy that gets the balance right?  (You can tell I’ve spent a lot of time hanging round in recording studios with famous artists can’t you? No? OK, well, in reality, 2 days in a hired recording studio with a boyfriend’s band in my … Read more

Divorce….What if…

Divorce. Just wondering…what if the amount of divorce and single parents households were linked to World War II?

What would it have been like to pack your child onto a train with their teacher, never knowing if you would see them again?

What would it have been like to be that child, wrenched not only … Read more