On Growing Up

As one does when raising a child, my husband and I recently imposed a new house rule that neither of us would stay in the room with our almost two year old at bedtime until he fell asleep. I was losing the will to live as the period between ‘time to get in bed’ and …

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On Multi-Tasking

'CEO of own company.  Blogger. Mum. Columnist for XYZ magazine.' 'Triathlete.  Mum of three. Founder and Head of ABC Charity.' We see these goddesses in the mainstream media, on social media, inside the covers of newly released baby or cook books.  The mind boggles. How do they do it? I feel like I've got this …

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The Definitive List of Things That Become Difficult When You Have A Baby

Ok, maybe not definitive. But I've put a lot of thought into this. Sleep:  Everyone knows this. But seriously, no rest for the weary.  And I don't even have a baby that has issues sleeping at night.  It's just that he makes a noise, and I pop awake.  Is he breathing?  Is he cold? Is …

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