Tag Archives: Single Mum

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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An Ideal Man?

An article on Hello Giggles was recently posted discussing women’s image of an “ideal man”. It compared the “hunk” that men expected women to want with the “guy next door” that was described in reality. It made me think. My … 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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Everything From One?

Is it possible to get everything you need from a romantic relationship from one person? In a recent interview with CNN, Miju Han, a programmer in Silicon Valley, discusses the nature of her “polyamorous” relationship with her fiancĂ©. She describes … Continue reading

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Speed

There are always question on how fast a relationship should move. How often you should see one another, when certain milestones (declarations of love, meeting the parents, moving in together etc…) should be reached, and how soon things move from … Continue reading

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