An Insight Into The World Of Blogging

I’ve been blogging for nearly four years now which is a bit long in the tooth for a blogger. I’ve learned a lot about blogging in those four years. I’ve learned through other bloggers, my…

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Schofe’s Gay!

Phillip Schofield came out as gay this week. I applaud him for his courage, and I thought his official press release statement was lovely. But I do wonder how a person can go for so…

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How To Book A Disney Holiday: A Walk Through.

So you’ve finally made the big decision and decided to book a Disney holiday. Hooray! Booking your Disney holiday is where the magic truly starts. Disney is the place where dreams come true. Taking my…

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How to Stop Being A Martyr in Your Friendships

Last summer I did a blog series titled ‘belonging’ and I did some videos on my facebook page about it too. The topic was all about friendships and how feeling a sense of belonging is…

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Fed up of moaning about my weight: here’s a post all about my weight.

Oh my giddy aunt I’m boring myself. I booked a holiday today, it took me about 3.48 seconds to think about my weight. I’ll have to wear a swimsuit, will I be the only person…

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New Year’s Resolutions and Why They Suck

New Year’s resolutions suck because they make you feel rubbish. It’s like analysing yourself and your habits and never coming up smelling of roses. ‘I’m failing here so I’m going to do this…’ and ‘I…

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Christmas Wind Down

Three days until Christmas! How do you feel? Do you feel as excited as the children or ready for it all to be over with for another year? Hopefully you’re on Christmas wind down like…

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BBC Writer’s Room Festival

Helen Perry (BBC Writers Room development producer) said in her introductory speech that she had previously stated that she’d never do a writers event as part of her role. Well I and a whole group…

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I Spoil My Children at Christmas. Here’s Why.

O.K. unpopular opinion alert. I spoil my children at Christmas and I’m more than happy to. Before you light the torches and sharpen the pitchforks let me explain why. Nostalgia I was doing some online…

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Top Tips for planning your Walt Disney World holiday

I had no idea where to start with writing about the most magical place on earth – Walt Disney World. Should I do a post about planning? Best rides for kids? Perks of staying on…

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Carys Eleri’s Lovecraft (Not the Sex Shop in Cardiff): A Review

*Ad with thanks to the Millennium Centre Cardiff who gifted me tickets to see the show* Carys Eleri’s rollicking one woman show, a rat run race through the science of loneliness and attachment, is spreading…

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Anyone for a Spot of Poetry?

Quiescence (14112019) I tiptoe through the bedrooms As though not meaning to wake It’s still At rest Cold and quiet. Pretty glass things on her dressing table Are familiar yet foreign Obediently not touching But…

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Persistence is Key (Podcast Transcript)

You can listen to this podcast by searching for ‘Becoming A Screenwriter’ on the iTunes podcast app or on my host site Spreaker.

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Madagascar the Musical: Review

Ad/Press Invite We were kindly invited along to see Madagascar the musical at Cardiff’s Millennium Centre. The show is really colourful, fun and upbeat. It’s particularly great for little ones as it doesn’t feel long.…

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Review: Kinky Boots at The Millennium Centre Cardiff

Ad: Press Review Glamour, glitz and heels that hit the ceiling, Kinky Boots delivers exactly what the audience is hoping for. Set in Price and Son shoe factory in Northampton, the humdrum meets the extraordinary…

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Mummy’s In A Half State.

‘Quality Time’. The ultimate phrase that basically kicked off the era of parent guilt. My kids are now 9 and 3. While most parents seem to lament every year, month, week that passes I would…

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