As I accompanied Shaniah towards your classroom on that somewhat unusually warm September morning, you may not have known this, but handing her over was super hard for me. Before now, I had never left her with an unfamiliar face. Here I stood leaving her at her table, firm fresh uniform swamping her whilst she…Continue reading An Open Letter to Shaniah’s Reception Teacher
I have been self-employed now for just under a year. I would be lying if I said it was easy. It’s not. I mean it’s great that I get to be home whenever Shaniah need’s me and that I don’t need to consult with someone before attending precious school things. I was so fortunate that…Continue reading How to Handle Self Employment
Domestic abuse is estimated to affect 2 million people every year, according to the Office of National Statistics, yet the police recorded less than 600,000 crimes relating to them in the same year. Whilst the majority of domestic abuse amy go unreported to the police, you can still offer your support to those who are…Continue reading Supporting a victim of abuse
To my dearest Ryan, Happy birthday! Today is YOUR day and boy I cannot wait to see you later. You are and continue to be a complete blessing. When you crossed my path it couldn’t have been at a more perfect time. I couldn’t forget the moment we first met, you know how the story…Continue reading Go Ryan, it’s your birthday!
The wonderful world of blogger outreach. Something that leaves brands and bloggers alike scratching their heads. It need not be that difficult, in fact truth be told, it really isn’t. In my earlier days of blogging I messed up more emails than I care to remember and it was quite frankly shocking. With a little…Continue reading Top tips for blogger outreach.