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life

Some thoughts on a name, and putting yourself out there

Earlier this year, I changed my Instagram name to match that of my blog. In lists of Important Things In My Life it’s unlikely to feature highly, but it made me think about a wider conversation about how we are perceived, how we perceive…

February 14, 2018
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travel

Our Weekend Wanders: Reawick beach

Living somewhere like Shetland can be difficult. Having grown up here, I never thought I would settle at home. It felt too small, too parochial, the weather and long dark winters drove me insane and I often felt bored, frustrated with the lack of…

July 7, 2017
motherhood

Doing It For The Kids

The internet can be a weird place. A scary place; a place full of mean people trolling the crap out of the perfectly innocent and letting themselves loose on the comments section on the Guardian. Or worse, the Daily Mail (don’t go there. Ever.)…

November 23, 2016
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culture

Flit

Sometimes, you see or hear something that lodges itself in your mind and sparks off of other bits of information in there.…

November 9, 2016
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motherhood

Confessions of a part time solo parent

I started writing this a few months ago, when my son was 10 months old and I was still grappling with the concept that I’m sort of a part time single parent and trying to figure out how to make that work. Shout out…

October 26, 2016