Tag Archives: mums

Slag

Going out for a night out when you’re a parent is a rare treat. When you’re a parent in love with another parent, it’s an even more rare treat, because you have to have two happily babysat children, enough money … Continue reading

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Adult Time

When you’re in the company of children for the majority of the day, and your time away from them is rare stolen moments when they don’t follow you to the bathroom to watch you poop, by the time the evening … Continue reading

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Stop Selling Me My Body

As I stood in the shower shaving my legs, shaving my bikini line, shaving my armpits and washing the make up off my face, I had a realisation. All these things I do to my body, all the changes I … Continue reading

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Selfish

I have been called selfish a number of times in my life. Always by men. Never for the reasons I would consider valid. I am selfish in a number of ways and wouldn’t dispute that. I am naturally a loner, … Continue reading

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Plague House

After The Ex-Husband, and before The Boy, I had a major life changing relationship. It was with my house. At the start of May 2014, Miss Rose and I moved out of our family home in the countryside into our … Continue reading

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Why I’m Nice To My Ex-Husband

Right now my ex-husband is in Austria, ski-ing with his friends. His Facebook has photos from the airport, him on a snowy hillside with his arms round a beautiful young girl, and references to how much fun he is having. … Continue reading

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Fit Mum

I’m a bit of a gym bunny. I don’t go as often as I used to, playgroup commitments getting in the way a little, but I do go fairly regularly and I love it. I also work out at home … Continue reading

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