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The Gender Pay Gap

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47 years ago the Equal Pay Act made it unlawful to discriminate against employees due to their gender. Let’s be honest, as I write that nearly 50 years later, if it had worked we wouldn’t...

Second Child Bootcamp

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So, what is it HONESTLY like to introduce a sibling into your home, when your 1st child is still essentially a toddler. At time of writing, our youngest, Lola is now 3 months old,...
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The Future Of Mummy’s Gin Fund

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The future of Mummy's Gin Fund; that’s a pretty dramatic title for a blog post but I guess that’s kind of the point because it’s a pretty dramatic change that’s happening. I set up the...
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Ode To Gin Fund

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As you stare into their perfect face, You feel a little twinge. It feels rather odd down there, But you don't want to whinge. You're grateful for this new life, This perfect little being. You just really, really Would...

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WIN: FREE Place at Inkhead's 'What if?' creative writing workshop for 8 to 10 year olds. WHERE: Manor House Library or Neighbourhood Church in Beckenham WHEN:26th to 28th...

5 Things I Hate About.....

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‘5 Things I *HATE* About Homework

5 Things I Hate About Homework 1 – THE AMOUNT OF PRESSURE My youngest child is 7 years old and the amount is far too much;...

5 Things I * HATE * About Swimming Lessons

Oh swimming lessons, how do I hate thee.......let me count the ways: 1 - THE HEAT My God, the heat. Can anyone tell me why swimming...

5 Things I *HATE* About Weaning

Excuse me whilst I just remove the tiny bits of mashed up food from my fingers, computer screen and eye lashes for the seventeenth...