It’s me or the turkey!

It’s me or the turkey!

Christmas, for me, is a time for gratitude but also for reflection. The quiet times in amongst the chaos of making magic are a prime thinking space. As I spent this morning preparing the sprouts for our Christmas dinner tomorrow, I thought about all the work that goes...
Sharing lots of love!

Sharing lots of love!

I wanted to share a few words of a beautiful email I was sent today from a listener over in New Zealand. It made me realise the amazing capacity that technology provides – allowing us to reach people the other side of the world, all at the touch of a button....
Flying with a baby alone

Flying with a baby alone

This weekend I have traveled to London for a seminar (sadly, the final one in my postgrad paediatric series!) at Heathrow airport. As I’m breastfeeding Freddie, I have brought him with me, and decided this time to fly. I last attended a seminar when he was 5...
Camping with a newborn baby

Camping with a newborn baby

Camping with a newborn is sometimes considered a challenge, even amongst groups of experienced campers. Our first family camping trip with a newborn took place last week, and it was fantastic. We piled two adults, a three year old, a nine week old and a dog into the...
Women supporting women

Women supporting women

A couple of weeks ago we celebrated International Women’s Day, and there have been posts of solidarity all over Facebook. Worldwide, women are praising each other with supportive messages, and it got me thinking, “why can’t we do this every day?”. Particularly in...