TODAY is International Women’s Day. A reminder – not that we need one – that us ladies still have many more battles to fight when it comes to achieving equality, peace and happiness. With this in mind, here are five ridiculously easy things we can all do now to help ourselves and each other. Ladies, be the change in your world! (And happy International Women’s Day!) * STOP judging and bitching
MANY a time I look at my little Elsie Porridge and think she is the wisest person I know. You may think that’s crazy. And perhaps you would be right. Afterall, she’s only eight months old. But I ask you this – have you ever met a happy, bouncing baby who doesn’t know how to really enjoy life? For my awesome little girl may be young, but make no mistake,
I WAS delighted to be asked to be part of this wonderful book and am even more thrilled to give it my‘Pout of Approval’! Compiled by writer Charlie Plunkett, 100 Little Words on Parenthood is a fascinating collection of anecdotes, words of wisdom and poems on all aspects of parenthood from the miracle of birth to toddler troubles, embarrassing tantrums to awkward teenagers. In just 100 words, mums, dads, grandparents and
THE wedding season has begun with gusto and so, for all you excited soon to be brides, here’s a Friday Five especially for you. Here are five things you can do with your wedding dress, after the big day. Once you’ve laughed, cried, posed and danced in it and made ridiculously happy memories. ——– Keep and cherish it Ok, I’m starting with the obvious, but if like me you’re a
IF you had to describe yourself in one word, what would it be? Think about it. It’s pretty tough isn’t it? How about choosing one word that you aspire to be? Struggling? Well dear friends, let me help. Here’s one word that I think we should all aim to be. One word that I love and aim to be more of, every single day. Ladies, it’s time to get SASSY.
I MAY not be Barnsley ‘born and bred’, but I’ve lived here for quite a few years now. It’s my home sweet home and I like it very much. So with that in mind for today’s Friday Five, I thought I’d do my bit for local tourism and share my top five ‘must visit’ places you need to experience in this incredibly friendly and really quite beautiful South Yorkshire town.
WHILST I often harp on about my love of high heels, I am ashamed to say that I haven’t posted any of my beloved high heeled lovelies for you to enjoy yet! So let’s remedy this situation right away! Ladies (and gents), I introduce you to Luna, my new disco fabulous shoes from the divine Terry de Havilland. I snapped these little beauties up on Cocosa (one of my favourite
SEEING as my blog is one year old this week, I thought I’d kick off my new ‘Friday Five’ series with my five most popular blog posts. It’s always interesting to see which of my posts get the best reaction and the biggest response. In the main though I’ve found that they are generally the ones that cover women’s issues, many of which I’ve written from a personal perspective. So