filmmaker Vicki Psarias

It’s Taken 35 Years But I’ve Finally Realised Diets Don’t Work

Yep, 35 years is a long time to finally reach the point where I can hold my hands up and categorically state that diets don't work- and by diets I mean excessive, food group eliminating, calorie restricting, punishing diets so you know, ALL DIETS which serve to create obsessive habits and frankly, drain the life out of eating actual FOOD WHICH IS MEANT TO BE NOURISHING AND FUN.
Vicki Psarias

My 10 Step Code to Living a Content Life

I'm hitting the milestone that is 35 in November, and on reflection, this year has been one of not only my happiest yet but in many ways, no doubt the biggest learning curve I've had thus far, as my blogging business has expanded, I've rediscovered yoga, trialled different ways of eating and exercising and have found myself time and time again, pushing myself out of my comfort zone.
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Who’s the Daddy: Joy First, Money Later – A Modern Education By Filmmaker Samuel Stonehill

We all dream of escaping the rat race, go travelling and leading a nomadic lifestyle. Here, in the latest guest post as part of my Who's The Daddy series, Samuel Stonehill of Moving Time Lapse shares his own experience of seeking out true happiness, travelling the world, creating films that matter while offering his young son Esteban an unconventional yet rewarding education.
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When Your Kid Loves Nursery

Those who follow my blog know that settling my youngest son, Alexander, now 2 1/2 into nursery has not been easy for either of us. Having spent most of the first 2 years of his life with either myself or my Mum, initially starting nursery at 2, felt totally foreign to him.
Kano Computer Kit

Make A Computer with Kano (And Win One Too, Worth £119.99)

Being married to a software developer and general computer wizz, Peter, and of course being a pro-blogger myself, means the boys were introduced to IT from a young age. Both feel confident using iPads (hello Cbeebies app), my phone (give it back!) and even using the remote control for the TV!
Starting School

Starting School-One Week In (The Reality)

Oliver started school just under a week ago so I thought I'd share what that's actually meant for us both, the reality of my 4 year old beginning the biggest chapter of his little life. I'd love to hear your experiences in the comments... Here's what to expect when your kids starts school...