Happy New Year!

So here we are, ready to enter a brand spanking new year. The year two thousand and seventeen. It wil...

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

Christmas is my favourite time of year, definitely my hap-happiest season of all. I watch too many made for TV...

The Polar Express – Weardale (by a 6 year old)

I will come right out and apologise now. Sorry. As we are in that festive period, my attempt at creating...

Sweet child o’ mine.

In 2010 I was pregnant, I would have told you that if my child were a girl she wouldn’t always...

Lessons I have learned. Well, some of them.

Six years ago I was eagerly awaiting the arrival of our first-born (she was late already) and the start of...