Mums buying drugs on the playground

Mums buying drugs on the playground

Once you’re too old for club or college life, purchasing drugs can be problematic and risky – unsuitable for women with jobs and children. “It was fun when we were young, but not now that we want to keep control of it. We need it done efficiently,” says Rachel, 37, who is married with three … Continue reading

A very important announcement – please read!

A very important announcement – please read!

Things are afoot. For a while now, (three years actually), I have been lagging behind the blogging world, clinging desperately to my wordpress.com URL for fear of accidentally pressing the wrong button and having to watch 100,000 words go down the drain. Enough is enough. I have been brave. Very soon I will be moving. … Continue reading

REVIEW: Creative accessories from Petiotes

REVIEW: Creative accessories from Petiotes

I fear that Belle is getting a little cynical. She came home from school on Friday with the sad news that this year she hadn’t made it into the school dance troupe. “Never mind,” I said, “I’ve got you a little something to make up for it!” She looked suspicious. “What if I had got in?” … Continue reading

Would you ever get plastic surgery?

Would you ever get plastic surgery?

A few weeks ago I was having dinner with some friends. Conversation turned, as it so often does while you’re trying to enjoy your dinner, to talk of something a bit gross. In this case it was plastic surgery. Now I have always said I would never have plastic surgery. It’s expensive, it’s risky and … Continue reading

REVIEW: Losing weight with Skinny Sprinkles

REVIEW: Losing weight with Skinny Sprinkles

Like it or not, it’s the time of the year for making well-meaning resolutions. Obviously this year I will be losing weight, getting fit, reading 200 books, donating half my disposable income to charity, that sort of thing. OK, maybe not, but it’s nice to have a few good intentions, especially after spending most of … Continue reading

A little panic about half term

A little panic about half term

I had a little bit of a panic this morning. I was doing my work planning for the next few weeks, and despite the fact that it feels like I’ve only just finished picking pine needles out of the carpet and wondering what to do with seven bags full of used wrapping paper, there are … Continue reading