Motherhood, Careers and Confidence

Motherhood, Careers and Confidence

#no7ready I used to love going to work: I had a wardrobe rammed full of lovely garments that I’d don each day (generally a different outfit each day) with a pair of heels. I’d put on a slick of the war paint and off I would go. I really enjoyed the work I... read more
Anyone for Cricket?

Anyone for Cricket?

One of my favourite childhood memories is being at the cricket club. My Dad was a keen player, and summer weekends were taken up by being at the club, playing endless games of British bulldog with the other players’ kids. We sometimes went ‘away’ and... read more
Parental Choice in Education: Good or Bad?

Parental Choice in Education: Good or Bad?

My daughter is now in year six, and the past year has been dominated by her secondary transfer, and we were able to use our parental choice in where we applied for. I’m going to start this post rather back-to-front by telling you she got an offer from the school... read more

Family Travels to Greece : Western Crete

Family travels to Western Crete It’s no secret that we’re big fans of Greece when it comes to a family holiday at TMK. I’m always searching for the Greece I fell in love with 30 years ago on backpacking adventures and I found it on Western Crete.... read more
Four years of Truly Madly Kids

Four years of Truly Madly Kids

Four years! FOUR! Happy birthday to us! Four years ago this evening 7 quite anxious and excited women were waiting the final launch of Truly Madly Kids. A germ of an idea that had sprung up amongst relative strangers in a photography forum had become, over a year of... read more
#markwarnermum: 10 essential items for skiing!

#markwarnermum: 10 essential items for skiing!

Every year, the wonderful folk over at Mark Warner offer an ambassador programme open to bloggers. This year, they have ask potential candidates to create top 10 travel must haves in a Mark Warner mood board in order to become a #markwarnermum Therefore, we have... read more