Month: June 2012

Famous five

A black-and-white photo of a man's face.

Question: have you ever been told that you resemble somebody famous? Next question: was the comparison flattering or the complete opposite? For some reason, I seem to have got it a lot. Here are five famous faces I have been told I look like. Obviously, I’m not going to use pictures of them here as …

BritMums got talent

The stage at BritMums Live.

Yes, I know that headline isn’t grammatically correct, but I’m tired. Really tired, in fact. Yes, as I write this, I’m still knackered from the experience that was attending my first ever blogging conference. BritMums Live was a great event, densely populated by genuinely lovely but nonetheless irritatingly talented people. I will confess now to having …

Night of the living dread

Dylan will be two in just under a month. Two! Insert your favourite cliché about the rather speedy nature of time here. One thing that we have been dreading about this particular stage in his development is the so-called ‘terrible twos’ that raise their ugly head round about this time. Well they’ve started. He’s a …