Writing about your children: how much is too much on the internet?

I've been thinking so hard about something lately - and gone round in so many circles - that it's squashed my head into a new shape. But I finally made my mind up this weekend, and would welcome your thoughtful discussion. So here goes. For about six months I've been seriously analysing the internet footprint … Continue reading Writing about your children: how much is too much on the internet?

On mothers, the Internet and the sea

SERIOUS POST AHOY: Something funny happened to me this week. I wrote an article for What to Expect and it mutated into a monster. I wrote about toddlers - in particular my lovely, hilarious, maddening boy. I wrote about his eyes and his chatter, and a bad day he had once that was set off … Continue reading On mothers, the Internet and the sea

Earth days

Today is Earth Day. And I could wax lyrical about the walk we took by the canal on Saturday evening: the setting sun turned everything green and gold, and I was so grateful for any sunshine, any at all, that I could've cried with the loveliness of it. I could tell you about how we … Continue reading Earth days