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Things to do in Sevenoaks in February half term

February half term. School holidays in Sevenoaks in February – what is there to do?  I have compiled a list of things in and around Sevenoaks to keep the kids entertained. Some are free and others will cost a few pounds.  First of all, February is snowdrop season – spring …

Ten things I wish I’d known before children (BC)

Ten things I wish I’d known before children? There are soooo may things I wish I had known before I decided to dip my toe in the water of parenthood. Little did I know once you have dipped your toe in, you’re up to your neck in (sh)it.   See, the …

Be heard, not part of the herd with Rebel Femmes

I am a big softie I would be quite happy if we could all just get along. To that end Anna from Me, Annie Bee and I set up our Facebook group Rebel Femmes. We were both a bit fed up of negativity, of women bitching about women. The group …

The ghosts of Christmas past

You may have noticed that I love Christmas but it wasn’t always the case Christmas always makes me emotional and reflect on the past and make plans for the future. Christmas wasn’t always great when I was little. I spent a few Christmases sat at the bottom of the stairs, …

Let’s hear it for the boys

I love boys! I’ve always loved boys! I swear like a sailor and drink like a fish (or I used to) I need to get something out of the way from the get go. I am a feminist. I know, I know. A few of you are rolling your eyes …

Every day should be World Mental Health Day

It’s world mental health day and I’m feeling very emotional. I organised a coffee morning, including a raffle, in aid of West Kent Mind. I’ve never done anything like this before. It’s been a bit overwhelming but, my god, it’s been worthwhile. I don’t know how much we raised, but …

I might be fat but I’m still f**king awesome

I’m on the train on my way home from a birthday meal. I’m now a 41-year-old woman and a size 20/22. Please make yourself comfortable while I tell you the story of a 16-year-old girl who was a size 16 and convinced she was grotesque. I remember vividly wanting to …

Why I’m calling time on “mummy guilt”

For years I fell into the trap of “mummy guilt” Were we doing enough? Did I play with them enough? Were we going out enough? Did they get enough exercise? Were they being ‘socialised’? The mummy guilt was strong! Well, do you know what? Fuck that shit! I was 34 …

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