Finally realising the perfect in my imperfections

Some words stick with you throughout your life. Sometimes they are wonderful moments that make your heart sing when you remember them, when you’re transported…

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How do you find a professional that you can trust?

Living as an expat out in Doha means living in a rented house.  Or to be more accurate, a rented villa.  Which we’ve turned into…

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Tomorrow I will be better

It’s nighttime now. The boys are in bed, fast asleep.  Eventually.  After an epic battle of wills. My four year olds gangly limbs tucked up…

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My four year old has a better social life than me

As we come to the last days of school here in Qatar.  The lull before everyone leaves for the summer it seems that everyone is trying…

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What does your star sign say about your organisation levels?

When I was younger I would spend hours poring over my horoscope.  I would agonise that the boy I fancied in Mrs Hills class was…

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Cool Kids Bedroom Ideas for Summer

With the summer holidays swiftly approaching, it gives us all the chance to enjoy having our kids at home all day, but it also provides…

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When we lived in trendy Clapham…

When we lived in London we lived in the smallest flat ever.  The smallest, but the most beautiful.  A Victorian town house on a leafy…

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