Kiki noun. Definition: An assembly or meeting, especially one held for the specific purpose of gossiping or chit-chat. "Let's have a kiki!"

The breastfeeding debate – what a big boob

The breastfeeding debate – what a big boob

Last week’s news was full of stories and case studies of women who have felt under pressure to breastfeed their babies with calls from midwives for new mums to be given more support when they choose to bottle feed. That old mantra that ‘breast is best’ was trotted...
Growing up too fast: he’s all the (little) man that I need

Growing up too fast: he’s all the (little) man that I need

My last couple of blogs have been about the (lack of) grown-up men in my life. Tinder dating, the lessons I have learned and everything in between. But, whilst I may wanna dance with somebody, I need to talk about the main man in my life – my toddler, TJ. TJ is two...
You can’t always win at the dating game

You can’t always win at the dating game

A couple of months ago I wrote a blog post about tantrums and Tinder, which looked at dating as a single mum. It wasn’t exactly full of ground breaking revelations, just some stuff about what the online dating world means today and my experiences. What I...
Mum guilt, it exists and hits you right in the feels.

Mum guilt, it exists and hits you right in the feels.

Remember that time you ate too much at McDonald’s and you felt naughty and resentful of your inability to stop yourself from those extra fries? Multiply that emotion by one million, and you are in the ballpark of mum guilt. I’ve read stuff online which says that mums...