How to get more sleep, when your kids won’t sleep

When you need more sleep I’ve written a few posts now on what heinous sleep thieves my two children are. My very first blog post was about how to get through the day with kids when you have had zero sleep the…

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Do you want more flexible working options?

The gender pay gap The gender pay gap bothers me. When Lena was born in February 2015, there was a news report that said female babies born that day wouldn’t achieve equal pay until they were in their 70s. Are…

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10 things I hate about the school run

Ok so I’m going to let rip here because it’s a rainy miserable day, I’ve got the mother of all period cramps and Trump just won the 2016 presidential election on a campaign of sexism and racism so I’m in…

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How to make your child sleep in longer…

The answer to this is really simple. You can’t. Welcome to the life of pre-sunrise starts. It fucking sucks. Both my kids suck for sleep. I’ve mentioned this before here and here. Not only do they both wake frequently at…

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Letters to Lena – 19 months old

Hey Lena Beana, You are 19 months old today. Its gone so fast. I’ve been looking through photos of you as a newborn and can’t quite believe how quickly its gone. I miss that newborn squish that you were. That…

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