How has money impacted my relationship?

Money.  It’s a taboo subject right?  How much you have, how much you spend, how much you earn.  They’re all questions that are met with…

To My Firstborn: The weight of expectation on your shoulders

To my firstborn, You are the one who made me a mother. The one who has borne the brunt of the mistakes I have made…

My dad may be gone, but he lives on in us

Days after I found out I was pregnant with my eldest I received a phone call from my mum whilst I was at work. My…

Clothes can always be washed, but the memories last a lifetime

I’d say I am pretty easy going as a mum. Sure there are moments when I shout, mainly when their fighting reaches epic proportions.  And…

But mummy when are we going to our real home?

Recently my five year old has been asking a lot of questions about where we live.  Questioning where we lived before our new house, and…

The Ritz Carlton Doha serves up a perfect Friday in Qatar

My son still talks about room 1007.  Sounds a little bit ominous doesn’t it?  But no, that in fact was our room number when we…

She believed she could…

…but once the kids were in bed she couldn’t be arsed so she didn’t. Story of my life. Each morning I wake up full of…