Why do cats meow?

If I ever go on Mastermind, there's an unlikely candidate for my specialist subject. Cats. As well as growing up in a family of ailurophiles - yep, cat lovers - I spent five and a half years working for the UK's biggest feline welfare charity. Specifically, I wrote and edited copy for a wide range of ...

My five festive fails

I've been a parent for over seven years. I've also been blogging about it for the same amount of time. You'd think that writing about my experience of parenting would focus my thoughts and improve my approach as a result. Well if recent events are anything to go by, I've learned nothing. In my defence - ...