Lockdown working from home

So… everything has changed since my last post in February. I find it hard to concentrate on TV shows or movies now because everything they are doing has this extra layer of unreality to it. Having your extended family round for a holiday meal? ARE YOU INSANE??? Going out to a restaurant WHAT IS THISContinue reading “Lockdown working from home”

House people

I’ve read quite a few books about work whilst I have been technically unemployed over the past five years,  but none of them get so entirely to the heart of the matter as to why we make the distinction between work and play in the first place by allowing women control of the home andContinue reading “House people”

Should we have a second child?

Our first child was the result of an accidental pregnancy 6 months into knowing each other, so the deliberation phase went: ‘OHHHHHHHmygodthisisallgoingfasterthanithoughitwouldbutweloveeachothersoyesletsdothis’. She arrived 3 weeks early and it felt like she wanted to be born, that she had to be part of our lives. She’s a hilarious weirdo with a penchant for stripping andContinue reading “Should we have a second child?”

New year, new challenge.. a CARTOONATHON!

Happy new year! Somewhat belated I know, but I feel like in January it’s still allowed. And also somewhat belatedly I’m getting started on my 2016 challenge- a cartoonathon! I shall attempt to do 52 cartoons over the course of this year. That may not sound like much after the 365 postcards that I didContinue reading “New year, new challenge.. a CARTOONATHON!”