Always time for Prosecco

  I drink it when I’m happy, I drink it when I’m sad. When I’ve had a bad week it’s the best drink I’ve ever had. Perfect for an impromptu toast or to wish the week away. The perfect picnic companion on a sunny summer’s day. When I’m out with friends, with the gossip in overdrive, The…

There’s a rat in the kitchen . . . and a shit storm approaching. 

Quite literally!  Friday late afternoon, children are irritable and hangry having just been woken from falling asleep in the car. Knocking on 6pm I was hurriedly trying to scrape together a pasta dinner in hope that for perhaps a mere 10mins it might fill them up and stop them pestering me for snacks. They are…

Rubber ducks and exercise for manic mums. 

(Have a read or scroll to the bottom for a PT approved kids bath time workout)  Finding much time to exercise when you have young kids is virtually impossible. When on maternity leave I found myself trying to walk everywhere. Living on a hill definitely helped. By the time you get into town and push…

Stories on set: An unexpected insight into classic tales. E3

If I have to walk up this damn hill once more I’m going to scream! Light exercise the brief said. No mention of trudging up a hill for the 64th time in uncomfortable shoes and then cheese rolling down after that up himself prick. Okay it’s called Jack and Jill but that doesn’t make him…