Issues & Tissues

opinion writing

Because I’m a Girl

Seasider Claire has blogged about The Plan. The Plan is a campaign to raise awareness of the number of girls whose births are never registered…

#66 Cities

I’ve been tagged by Michelle Mummy from the Heart. She was tagged by Molly at Mother’s Right. Christmas is coming and here in the UK…

Ever considered Child Sponsorship?

Last week, I went to London to meet some lovely people from Action Aid. Action Aid is a charity that supports communities in over 40…

Save the Children – Health Workers

You know that ‘thing’-  it’s late you’ve had a long day and it’s all running round your head. You’ve listened to people talk about issues…

About Last Night

The events that unfolded last night across London and in other cities. Was that social unrest of the disenfranchised? Or was it is opportunistic looting?…

Redundancy Day One

Welcome to my new life. Today is day one of my redundancy life. Technically, I was made redundant on Thursday. However, Friday is my non-work…

This is me, this is my future

This is a meme in support of the SAVE THE CHILDREN, NO CHILD IS BORN TO DIE campaign. Put simply and to directly quote Save…

Parking Spaces

OK, I admit I’m not in the best of moods today. Was it the early start? Was it the early tantrum? Who knows? Anyhow, I…

Friday Rant

On Tuesday I made two discoveries. Firstly, I stumbled over Muddling Along Mummy blog, which is one I visited in the early days of my…