Am I Exploiting My Kids Through Blogging and Social Media?

It’s a hot topic of debate at the moment – are parent bloggers, Insta-Mums and family targeted social influencers exploiting their kids for cash? And in many cases not just cash but holidays, new kitchens, clothes and even brand new cars. This all kicked off yesterday – well the latest edition anyway. I missed all …

When I Say I’m Working On My Blog, I Am Actually Working (And Earning)

When I say I’m working on my blog, I am actually working – like you know sitting at a computer and doing stuff. This is not just a hobby, where I sit around and talk about myself for my own amusement. I’m not titting about on Facebook or posting photos on Instagram for attention. Everything I …

Instagram Stories Is Ruining My Life

Oh Jesus, I’m addicted to Instagram Stories and its becoming a problem. It’s actually becoming an obsession if I’m honest, I reckon I must watch them and make them almost everyday. There’s just something great about being treated to 15 seconds of someone elses ordinary life. Something that they choose to share with you – …

The Ways I’ve Tried To Make It Work As A Working Parent

Being a working parent is like swimming against the current with a whopping great hippopotamus strapped around your neck. Physically, emotionally and financially you will constantly be treading water, trying to keep your head up long enough for a breather. We’ve tried a number of ways to make it work over the last three years and we …