Review of 2017

I know I’m not the only one who has spent the last few days reflecting on 2017 and whether they have achieved all they wanted to; nevertheless, I feel it’s my duty, OK therapy, to share my musings with you.  I honestly can’t believe how quickly 2017 has gone.  It doesn’t feel like 5 minutes … More Review of 2017

#MeToo Campaign

#MeToo If you are on any form of social media, it is likely you will have seen people posting #MeToo as their status.  It is a phrase which has left me completely split as to whether to partake.  If you don’t know, it is a campaign to raise awareness of sexual assault and harassment, following … More #MeToo Campaign

Berlin Marathon – what a difference 10 months can make

A week has now passed since I completed Berlin marathon.  I knew before getting to the start line it was going to be worlds apart from my horrific experience at New York marathon last year.  It had to be.  I kept telling myself “Nothing can be as bad a New York.”  I’ve learned a great … More Berlin Marathon – what a difference 10 months can make


Last night I sat watching DIY SOS.  Every one of the families who are helped by the team, have to face incredibly difficult and sad situations.  The lady on the programme last night was a mum of 4 children with kidney disease.  The changes the DIY SOS team made to her home, were, at least, … More SOS


I’m struggling a bit at the moment.  I don’t really know why.  Nothing has changed much, but maybe that is the problem.  Little J still isn’t sleeping.   He might have to odd night or two when he will sleep until 5 or 6am, but generally he will wake up constantly until he is in … More Unseen