I have never been one for the theatre. It is a well-known fact amongst my family and friends how I detest musicals with a passion. I just cannot stand the singing and prancing about on stage. Don’t get me wrong, I can appreciate the classics, but it’s just not my cup of tea. So much … More Monstersaurus

The Brad Effect

Today we have received confirmation from Angelina Jolie’s lawyer that she is in fact “leaving the bastard”. Following this not so surprising demise of Brangelina, a widespread phenomenon has been sweeping the country. We have been receiving reports from concerned women that they are suddenly and very unexpectedly attracting a large amount of, mostly unwanted, attention … More The Brad Effect

Double Trouble

A friend, who, like me, is a single Mum to a 2-year-old, recently asked me if I’d like to go away for the weekend. Not one to turn down the opportunity for some time away, I willingly agreed. I must have momentarily forgotten the two toddlers we’d have in tow as I had images of … More Double Trouble

V for Vagina

As parents, we know that, at some point in time, we will have to partake in the awkward conversation with our children. You know, the one about the birds and the bees? Yeah, that one! For me, this might become marginally harder than some other parents’ chats as I have recently become the single Mother … More V for Vagina

What the fleek?

Last month I was on holiday and did something I never seem to do anymore. I bought a magazine! Marie Claire to be precise. I envisaged some quiet time in which I’d stick my nose amongst the glossy pages and fawn over the gorgeous clothes that I’d never be seen dead in and the models … More What the fleek?