We had agonised about going to Belgium following the Paris terrorist attacks. Schools had cancelled trips to the French capital … Continue reading Why we went to Belgium three days after the country’s worst ever terror attacks
If you have no idea what I’m talking about, what planet are you on??!! Currently, Boaty McBoatface is the … Continue reading Boaty McBoatface
Mrs President, Mrs Prime Minister and Mrs Chancellor. Now that would be cool. With Hillary Clinton looking like being the … Continue reading Madam President
My first attempt at persuading my partner Des to read came about just after I put together his ’50 things … Continue reading Turning a non-reader into a bookworm – can it be done?! Part II
The length of the school day has played havoc with working parents, mostly mums, for years. It sees many of … Continue reading A longer school day works for working parents
I have no idea how to turn a non-reader into a bookworm. I have spent the best part of six … Continue reading Turning a non-reader into a bookworm – can it be done?! Part I
A glass of wine is the highlight of the day for most of us. After a tough day at work … Continue reading Bottoms up! Wait, are you alcohol dependent?