Gender confusion in the sock department

My kids need socks. I have left it as long as possible before buying them any more, knowing that in the past, no sooner had I bought them, than they outgrew them. Either that, or my three year old son has painted his peel-off nail polish that doesn't peel-off all over them. However, today was … Continue reading Gender confusion in the sock department

Center Parcs IS cool

A lack of hedonism but a new-found appreciation for nature While the majority of my work colleagues were exclaiming their excitement over going on holidays to get drunk in Vegas, to surf in Spain, to generally be hedonistic somewhere hot, I was slightly embarrassed to reveal that I was going to Center Parcs. The embarrassment … Continue reading Center Parcs IS cool

When life gives you lemons…

I have a website which I created as a resource for parents and carers who needed advice about flexible working and their rights. It's called Flexymama; take a look. However, despite being the purveyor of certain values in the workplace, guess what? I have ironically and unhappily found myself working for an employer who does … Continue reading When life gives you lemons…