Exploring London: Middle Temple

Exploring London: Middle Temple

Even though I have now lived in London for almost 20 years, there are still so many places I have yet to explore, and the city is forever surprising me with its little hidden away secrets. Recently, I was invited to visit Middle Temple for a tour and lunch. If you are...
10 Ways to Avoid Online Fraud with #takefive

10 Ways to Avoid Online Fraud with #takefive

Last night, I was invited to the Huckletree by Mumsnet and Take Five to discuss how we can avoid online fraud. Take Five is a national initiative from the FFA (part of UK Finance) and various partners from UK payments industry, financial services firms, law...
A Place Called Perfect

A Place Called Perfect

Last year, my daughter sat her 11+. As she got ready, the one skill she needed the most was reading: Learning to understand texts but also to help her develop a sense of style when writing. In the words of T.S Eliott, ‘Mediocre writers borrow. Great writers...
10 American sights to see with kids

10 American sights to see with kids

A few years back, we went on a road trip from Boston to New York City. It was fuelled by my desire to go to NYC and also as an adventure for the family. It was certainly different from our normal holidays. We LOVED our trip and also it brought out a new-found passion...
Lambeth Fireworks

Lambeth Fireworks

Last night we went along to Lambeth Fireworks in Brockwell Park and in a word it was superb! The theme was ‘At the Movies’ and the most awesome firework display was set along to a wonderful soundtrack. You couldn’t help but sing along ‘Time of...