I thought parenting was supposed to get easier?

I always assumed that as children grow parenting gets easier.  (Until they became teenagers obviously.)  Once we were passed the sheer exhaustion of the baby…

International Women’s Day and being a SAHM

This morning I attended an event that celebrated women for International Women’s Day ran by Qatar Professional Women’s Network.  I very nearly didn’t go, citing…

The Lost Identity of an Expat Kid

This week I went to my two year olds Cultural Day at nursery, a rite of passage for the expat kid.  A day to celebrate…

Why I am finally giving up on the fad diet trends

I think I’m currently driving my husband a little bit crazy.  And by a little bit I mean a lot.  I keep on finding all…

A Mother’s Love: The Story Behind My Daddy Is My Superhero

Way back when, before I became a parent for the first time, lovingly holding my bump.  I took a deep breath and waddled into Chelsea…

My kids eat plain popcorn – so what?

My kids eat plain popcorn. I know, it’s a shocker right.  But they do.  What’s more is…. they actually enjoy it and think of it…

Is living as an expat the best thing for our kids?

Parenting, it’s just one big round of beating yourself up and feeling guilty. Are you making the right decisions for them.  The little stuff as…