BBC’s The Replacement

I really enjoyed watching ‘The Replacement’ on BBC1 recently (well actually we watched it on iPlayer because, if you have kids, who watches programmes when they are actually on?) as I found it really relatable to my experience of being in work before and after Willow was born. I probably should just clarify at this […]

The day we caught the train

Yesterday was well ace and for three reasons: It was my day off Willow went on a train for the first time and didn’t kick off I got to meet Anna Whitehouse aka Mother Pukka Instamum extraordinaire and lots of lovely mums at the Manchester Mamas Collective. After a crap first week back at work […]

The back to work countdown begins

Current mood: Scared, guilty, happy, sad, slightly hysterical…. Number of times I’ve cried: 2 Number of websites scoured for fab ‘going back to work clothes’: All of them! Not another mum blog I hear you say! Well yes it is but my head and heart are so full of conflicting feelings about returning to work […]