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Hi.

Welcome to my website! I am a writer and copywriter and here you will find out a bit about me, as well as links to many of my published articles. Please make yourself a cup of tea and read a piece that takes your fancy. Thanks for stopping by! x

An expert shares the top six tips for explaining scary or difficult news stories to kids.

An expert shares the top six tips for explaining scary or difficult news stories to kids.

I am a huge fan of news media for reasons of both work and pleasure.

I like to know what is happening across the world from global politics to Kardashian scandals; but it took seeing the news through my eldest son Toby’s eyes to realise it is not always a positive influence.

When he was five-years-old he saw a snippet of the 7.30 report just before bedtime that involved a protest overseas. The angry voices on screen upset and unsettled him and while it was hardly the worst story of the night, it made my husband Jules and I think about the type of media we consumed around him.

Read more here: https://www.mamamia.com.au/teaching-kids-news-understanding

Forget babies, we need to talk about why our toddlers wake us up during the night.

Forget babies, we need to talk about why our toddlers wake us up during the night.

The five types of parent you meet at the playground

The five types of parent you meet at the playground