Dear Anna

Dear Anna

Dear Anna, How are you? I hope this finds you well and you’ve not been caught too unawares by the social media storm your article in today’s Daily Mail has caused. I somehow suspect you haven’t. I took a moment to google you after reading your piece and spent some...
Why parents are the real losers on V-Day

Why parents are the real losers on V-Day

I’m writing this imagining that we’ll be marking V-Day by sitting on the settee, not touching, while I mess around on my phone and he pretends he’s not asleep. We might splash out on a takeaway, although if I get motivated the M&S Meal Deal seems the correct...
Say nice things to new mums

Say nice things to new mums

It’s a while since I was a new mum, but some of what was said to me back then still lingers, less with the tears attached, but more with the dregs of, Why would you say that? There’s a reason why I’ve not said “new parents”, by the way. It’s not because I think...