Well, I’m sure we could all write a book about this one.  Together we could create an encyclopaedia to rival Britannica.  With that in mind, I shall narrow the topic, every so slightly. I recently read this article about 6 Things Husbands of WAHMs Don’t Know and found[…]

I hate to think what my neighbours thought of me (both sets of neighbours looked out of the upstairs windows whilst I was mid Bertha session!), but I had on several layers of my old work clothes, including thick socks and woolly gloves, my thick leather work gloves, dust mask and safety goggles. I kid you not. I learned the hard way that plaster dust in the eye when you wear contact lenses is not a fun way to pass the time. I won’t trouble you with a photo of me in this gear – I’m sure the mental image is vivid enough for most people. Now imagine me in that gear, post marathon Betha session, white from head to toe, except for my hair which turns a nice shade of old lady grey.

It doesn’t matter whether you are self-employed or work for someone else, whether you work from home or have an actual place of work to go to, if you have children too, the work/life balance is always a tad precarious.  I know how hard it is to juggle[…]

Ahh, post holidays. Some of you make be back at work now, but I’m not re-opening the studio until the 5th January. Having shut up shop on 22nd December, this gave me a glorious two week break. From what I’ve read on Facebook, Twitter and other blogs, I[…]

Ooh, I’m just going to make it today – by which I mean I will just about get today’s post published by midnight and so manage to continue my NaBloPoMo efforts until the last day. I’ve been ill for the last few days, as you may know.  I[…]