Month: November 2014

The best companies for mums to work for

For five years running, job website Workingmums.co.uk has dished out awards celebrating the leading companies in gender diversity and flexible working. This year, the annual Top Employer Awards were presented at a ceremony at London’s Soho Hotel on 4 November where the keynote speaker was Wendy Hallett, MBE, Founder and MD of Hallett Retail and a […]

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Kids playing outside in winter

According to new research by RSPB (the country’s largest nature conservation charity); only one in four kids regularly play outdoors during winter. This statistic is surprisingly un-British; although we like to complain about the weather, we are usually pretty good about getting on with it – rain or shine. […]

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Sense Mother – a new revolutionary gadget

When I first came across Sense Mother, I couldn’t quite work out what exactly it was. It looks like a small Babushka Doll and claims not only to “make your daily life to make it serene, healthy and pleasurable” but is marketed as “better than mother” – uh…I’m a mum and no one can replace […]

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Kids are growing up too quickly

This weird thing happens when you become a parent; time seems to triple in the speed of its passing. Kids initial a sort of mania that involves getting a trillion things done in a short space of time and before you know it, “Where did the day go?” becomes par for the parenting course. But […]

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