YOU MADE YOUR MUM A STAR

There is a very sweet story behind this article actually… As I chose and emailed the winner of our ‘Make Your Mum A Star’ competition  a few weeks ago, I had no idea it was one of my wonderful school friends, whose Mum I remember very fondly indeed even though I moved away many years ago.…

Chaos & Gin at Christmas

I love Christmas, I really really do. I am like Mavis Cruet from Willow the Whisp, slightly (ok maybe more than slightly) overweight and dishing out my sparkly festive magic all over the place. But as much as I love it all, what on earth possessed me to try and do 3 Christmas parties and…

English Mum in New York

(Well Conneticut anyway) So…. my husband came home from work one day with a bombshell “I’ve been approached about a job, but we would have to move to the USA” 18 months previously we had bought our forever home, a house I’d walked past everyday for 10 years saying “One day I want to live…