Live a little

Come and sit by me, I want a chat. I feel two-dimensional, often, as the mother of two toddlers. And I need a better way of categorising them than that, for a start. 'Two toddlers' is too brief to convey the sweat and tears and bruises and seesawing emotions. It says nothing about the early … Continue reading Live a little

Mothers and work: three reasons why you’re doing just fine

I've been reading a lot lately about mothers and work. Is there something in the air? (Or, more likely, something in the news I've missed?) Two thoughtful blog posts about it popped up in my feed yesterday: one on Peonies and Polaroids, from a self-employed mother of twins who went back to wedding photography after a few … Continue reading Mothers and work: three reasons why you’re doing just fine