Making TV is just like having a baby.

It’s dawned on me recently that my 15 year career in TV production has set me up perfectly for having babies. Here’s why… Turns out that producing, directing and editing a series is an exact mirror of the three trimesters of pregnancy. In the first trimester, you feel nauseous at the overwhelming amount of work…… Continue reading Making TV is just like having a baby.

Mindfulness? Nah. It’s all about being mindempty…

Mindfulness seems to be one of those buzzwords at the moment. I don’t really know what it is, but I know I just experienced the opposite of it. And I really enjoyed a bit of mindemptiness. Being mindful sounds like having a full head. And thinking about lots of things carefully with a pensive look on…… Continue reading Mindfulness? Nah. It’s all about being mindempty…

Little P’s first ever solo social: the cringeworthy music class.

Today I took 8 month old Little P to her first ever class. Not school, you douche, a music class. You know, tambouriney, singy, cringeworthy actions type class. It’s taken this amount of time, because her older brother has been mainly occupying my time with his attention-seeking requests and my house-wifey/other motherly duties. Who am…… Continue reading Little P’s first ever solo social: the cringeworthy music class.

Middle of the Road Mum… too boring to blog?

I think I’m a middle of the road Mum. Sure – I think I’m pretty good at some aspects of parenting. I’m definitely lousy at others. But here I am, smack bang in the middle of the dreadful parents and superstar ones (whatever they are). In my opinion, anyway. So – the question, which coughs…… Continue reading Middle of the Road Mum… too boring to blog?

I’m getting ‘virtually’ fit in 2017.

You may know I’ve been trying to tone up the ex-baby-house wobbly bits with some spinning classes. I’ve been loving (and hating) it! I even take the small people along sometimes, which is a life saver as it’s meant I can be really flexible about what classes I can make. Most days, M asks if we’re…… Continue reading I’m getting ‘virtually’ fit in 2017.