• The first five months of parenthood

    Next week Alba will be five months’ old – a milestone that seems wonderful and surreal …

  • Mum Guilt and Mum Anxiety

    A few years ago I was on the beach in Fuerteventura, splashing around in the …

  • My Nursery Essentials

    Since Alba was born we’ve spent an inordinate amount of time researching baby and …

  • Framing memories

    Well – I can’t believe it’s been three months since my last post, except …

  • My blog

    My blog

    All images from weheartit As I was walking home from work today (the sad little soul that I am) I started thinking about my blog, and about other blogs I read, and the things I like about others and would…

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    Cupcakes and houses

    Cupcakes and houses

    This week has mostly consisted of cupcakes and house hunting.  Well, okay, a few other things, but they featured quite heavily!  The first cupcake arrived on Wednesday because our department had a 100% response rate on our staff survey. (We…

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    My humble abode

    My humble abode

    Well, what a busy two days! I have been on call this weekend, which means that I work as a duty press officer answering calls from journalists and writing press releases.  I wrote six press releases yesterday and was up…

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    Slacking off

    Slacking off

    I have been really naughty this week and left it an entire week without blogging.  I do find that the paradox of the blog is that the busier you are, the more things you have to write about but when…

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    Home life

    Home life

    This week has been lovely so far, mainly due to (as in the previous post) my new co-habitee – my other half, who normally lives an hour and a half away in Weymouth. It makes such a difference to living…

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