We are now firmly into the new school year. So, hands up whose kids have already mislaid something and had it land up in the school lost property box? Thankfully, so far, Grace hasn’t but this is her seventh school…

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If you want to make your kids crack up, tell them about the types of technology you had “in your day.” From making calls on rotary phones with short cords and having to rent a VCR in a giant suitcase…

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Learning to drive and owning your own car is normally one of the best experiences in your life. Having the freedom to explore places you have never been before and not being restricted to public transport is something you can…

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Of all the holiday memories I have, visiting Orlando in Florida has to be one of my favourites. In a former life(!) I was married and we took a two centre holiday for our honeymoon. The first week of that…

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I have decided to track our newborn son’s progress for at least the first year in my new series ‘Raising Rex’. Last month I said that the first month had not been easy but this really didn’t prepare me for…

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