Grown ups and Ginger Cake

Grown ups and Ginger Cake

I’ve always wondered at what point you finally become ‘grown-up’. Is it when you leave home? Get your first job, find a partner, buy a house, have children, raise children or lose someone you love?  At all these points, I’ve felt denial, although outwardly grown-up...
Mud

Mud

Ever since I had children, in fact ever since we moved from London to the Kent Countryside and got a dog, the biggest feature of my life from October to March is mud.  Everywhere.  I become a hoovering lunatic, a shoe-cleaning fanatic, my washing machine has a...
Veg Box Stress

Veg Box Stress

I love the fact that whenever I think I’m being strange, bizarre or slightly unhinged, a chat with a friend over a cup of coffee usually confirms that the feeling is far from unique.  We all have quirks, but sharing the problems that we might be embarassed to...