motherhood

Boys and Men. New discoveries.

Having a son has taught me so much more about boys and men than I could have ever imagined. As a mother of a bright girl I was reminded throughout my pregnancy that “boys are a very different kettle of…

travel

Ortisei – The Dolomites in Summer

Last summer I took my family to Ortisei, in the Italian Dolomites. Not many people realise that the Alps are as awe-inspiring in the summer as they are in winter with a beautiful coat of snow. Ortisei is in Val Gardena,…

beauty

Dry Skin Remedies – The Cheap

When it comes to dry skin I have sadly become an authority. As I explained here there are products that I am happy to pay the extra money for, but if I am looking at addressing the cracks – forgive…

motherhood

What every woman wants for Mother’s …

Today is Mother’s Day in the UK and on Tuesday it is International Women’s Day. Florists are salivating thinking of the profit. I think it’s a big con! Don’t get me wrong. I love a nice bouquet of flowers. Pink, yellow…