Motivating yourself: Jumping headlong into the unknown
Last week, the wonderful Sally Petitt at The Mother Factor started a discussion on her facebook pages about what motivates people. Passion to succeed I have always been motivated by passion; whether its for my work, for my family, or for what I believe in. Rightly or wrongly; it’s been the main driving force in […]
Do you suffer from to do list block? Mine’s critical!
I had one of those weeks again – manic seems to be an understatement. And I am sure I wasn’t the only one. We have all heard of writers block, there is blogging block too apparently, and I am pretty sure I shall experience that sometime soon. But I just invented a new one… To Do […]
#SunFun – The Honeymoon period is over….
Generally, I prefer one-liners…but this was on a close friend’s facebook status this week, and it made me chuckle rather. Thanks to Mammasaurus for hosting this week – do check out the others for a giggle! Enjoy. A young couple got married and went on their honeymoon. When they got back, the bride immediately called […]
Which Little Miss is your little one?
Will you please just stop talking? Don’t get me wrong, I love my daughter. I am just telling it like it is, just as I did when you met little Stuntboy. There is no getting away from it, my daughter is chatty. She talks to the cats, to her toys, to her brother, and to […]
How not to do the school run in five easy steps
It didn’t start well – at all. There were tears and tantrums from Stuntboy as something didn’t quite do what it was supposed to. But it got even more pants from then. So here, in five easy steps is what not to do on the school run before an important meeting that you can’t be […]
Mix Tape Monday #12: Dazed and Confused
I spent most of the week feeling a bit like things were happening around me that we a tad out of my control; perhaps like a lot of working mums out there. I was trying to keep them all under control, honest. But my business, part-time work, kids and everything else, all seemed to be […]
#SunFun: Mummy – Its Not Mr Tickle, its You!
I am just going to let the title of the post and the picture speak for themselves. Thanks to Mammasaurus and Actually Mummy for this fabulous new meme which is injecting a bit of Sunday Funny into our lives. This week, I was mainly laughing and feeling proud all at the same time; my son […]
What do your kids do that scares you?
Inspirational kids My children are an inspiration. Not least our little stuntboy; the youngest and most troublesome member of the KiddyCharts clan. Along with all the family, he […]
Business women starting out: Find that faith in yourself!
Business Wallflowers Am I a self-effacing wallflower? Self-effacing – what on earth?!? I know, if anyone reading this actually knows me, they won’t believe I am saying those words about myself. But I am. Last week I was honoured that KiddyCharts Printable Reward Charts was nominated for the Cambridge Business Mums Conference Best Start Up […]