Why No is Not a Dirty Word

toomuch love won't spoil a child

I don't think anybody really likes to hear the word 'no'. Even as an adult, I struggle whilst standing at the fridge taking huge bites off a tasty lump of cheddar. Cheese cravings are lack of love remember?! Anyway, this is not about my Secret Single … [Read more...]

What Every Mum Needs to Know About Meltdowns

Kid having a tantrum

Feeling comfortable with all our emotions makes us happier. If we are not comfortable being around our child when they are emotional, then we have work to do. I cannot tell you how often I overhear: Nobody wants to hear that sort of noise You … [Read more...]

What Horses Can Teach You About Love

Horse love

As Monday mornings go, mine are pretty special but I got a lot more than I bargained for yesterday at The Holistic Horse & Pony Centre.  I was greeted by Wendy Price as I got out of my car and admired her beautiful workplace. Smiley's Workplace: … [Read more...]

What the most Successful Mums do Before Breakfast Time


 I got up at 6am to write my blog. No I'm not an insomniac, but I am currently reading  ‘What the most successful people do before breakfast time.’ By Laura Vanderkam.  The book claims to help you achieve more at work and at home in those waking … [Read more...]