Anyone that knows me, knows that I’m a bit of a couch potato. I can’t run to the end of the road. But I’m saying it now… I’ve just signed up to do a walking half marathon in September. It’s…

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So I heard from Rachel at Parenthood Highs and Lows that this week is National Stationery Week, and my Paperchase newsletter told me today was officially World Stationery Day! As a very big stationery fan (aka as a collector/hoarder of pens and paper)…

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Now I’m in the final months of maternity leave, I have reached the pinnacle of my pay… as in, I get no more. The government gives you Statutory Maternity Pay for 9 months of you maternity leave; and, yes, you can…

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Many of you will share in this, but how do you manage when you’re having one of those days where the hours just seem endless? I mean those days when you’re in the house on your own with the children…

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I don’t know if you have seen recently, but there is a programme on BBC2 called 5 star Babies: Inside The Portland Hospital, which follows the lives of women and their families that choose to have their babies at The…

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