Category Archives: working mum

January, the New Year and Plans for 2012

It is that time of year, as people say. We have celebrated Christmas and New Year’s Eve. Now we are slowly falling back into the routine of work and the daily grind. My husband  has been very miserable these last … Continue reading

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2011 in Review – Thanks Guys!

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,100 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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I Quit the Day Job for my Family

I am currently on maternity leave from my part-time job as a shop assistant for a well-know baby accessories retailer. Although the job was only ever going to be a ’fill-in’ role for me while I sorted out my career … Continue reading

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Stories in my Head

I am struggling at the moment, to find time to sit down and write all of the stories in my head.  I have a young baby, a family, and all the associated housework to deal with before I can focus … Continue reading

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Knowing What You Want (Law of Attraction)

There are lots of self-help books, internet forums, organized workshops and other activities designed to help people get what they want from life. Recently I have been following a few discussions on a popular professional social networking site. Here there … Continue reading

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Being a Full Time Mother

Today I was busy trying to catch up on menial household chores, when my mind wandered to the age-old debate about what it means to be a ‘full-time mother.’ Personally I do not agree with this label at all. Every … Continue reading

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The Staffordshire Bull Terrier

The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is a very misunderstood breed of dog. In recent years these animals have been bred for dog fighting and have been used as so called ‘status’ dogs among gangs of youths. It is a shame that … Continue reading

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The Food of Writing

It occurred to me that every writer has a routine, or certain habits when working on their masterpiece. My routine is usually working from about eight or nine o’clock in the evening, very often staying up past midnight while the … Continue reading

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Getting Down to Business

As mentioned previously, I have been so involved with networking and promoting my book recently that I have been rather lacking in actual writing. So tonight, after another busy day with the baby and various jobs, I forced myself to … Continue reading

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Lost in Redcliffe (Love Hurts)

To quote a cliche, life is like a roller coaster right now. I am in the throes of frantic promotions and networking, and so far it seems to be working. Although I have no solid sales figures yet, there is … Continue reading

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