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  • Introducing Macnaughty – Lighter Brighter Times Ahead

    By on March 10, 2015
    Patience is not one of my virtues. I have so much vision, not enough budget and I am trying to do too much at once. So here’s the deal; I have to write that godamn pesky book – Looking For Mr Rabbit. This is now my priority and will remain my focus until the project is completed. In the meantime, I have […]
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  • Every Chef’s Dream Kitchen Layout

    By on March 2, 2015
    Whether you’re cooking up a storm for guests or simply putting together a simple tea for your family, it’s important that your kitchen looks and feels the part. You might have some clear ideas concerning what constitutes a great cooking space, and you’re not alone. Chefs up and down the land, from seasoned pro’s to enthusiastic amateurs, have strong opinions […]
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  • 5 Things to Remember When Upgrading Your Kitchen

    By on February 12, 2015
    5 things to remember when upgrading your kitchen You might feel like a kid in a candy shop when you’re choosing products to upgrade your kitchen. After all, there are so many fabulous items of furniture, appliances and accessories to choose from now. However, before you start your shopping spree, it’s worth bearing some basic design principles in mind. Here […]
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  • Snuggle Up

    By on November 20, 2014
    Check out these handy winter warming hints so you get snug this winter: Layer up The more skin is exposed to cool air, the colder you will feel. Wearing layers of thin clothes will keep you warmer than big winter jumpers as they trap body heat. The more skin is exposed to cool air, the colder you will feel. Eat […]
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  • How to effortlessly remove household stains naturally

    By on October 20, 2014
    Red wine on the carpet. Tough grease on the oven. Incrustations on your bathroom tiles. Stains like these are the nemesis of time-strapped parents the world over. But here at Modern Military Mother, we’re not ones to give into the enemy easily. We will not resort to strategically placing a rug over the stain, getting used to the sticky oven […]
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  • Real Life: Latest Book-date and Kids

    By on September 12, 2014
    I am full of good intentions; then the time vacuum sucks up all the minutes, and it’s a vortex of ‘can’t do everything’, but I am slowly wading through treacle and making positive headway. The kids are back to school – hurrah. I can now try and focus on bringing all the loose ends together. The Grenade, now aged 11, […]
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  • Real Life: Boiling in BATUS and Deadline-tastic

    By on July 14, 2014
    Hagar’s gone to Canada for three weeks to boil on the prairie with the tankies. He’s going to be working flat out in sweltering heat; but at least no-one is shooting at him. However, driving a desk is never as much fun as driving a Chinook. This is the way it rolls in his line of work though so onwards […]
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  • Bingo Calls provide light relief starring our Jerry the Indian Running Duck #costabingocalls

    By on June 13, 2014
    Bingo Calls provide light relief A stressful morning has just been made a little easier thanks to a fantastic series of videos available on the YouTube Channel of Costa Bingo. Their Bingo Calls campaign has got bloggers (like me!) to put together short clips on common bingo calls and the results are pretty entertaining if you ask me! Finding ways […]
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  • Hilarious Nutty Noah at Sarum Academy, Salisbury, Wiltshire 3rd May, 11am Book Now

    By on April 24, 2014
    Us Trois Presents Hilarious Children’s Entertainer & Proud Pant Wearer Nutty Noah ‘Magic, Music & Mayhem!’ at Sarum Academy, Salisbury, Wiltshire   11am 3rd May 2014 Tickets £6 on the door   Local event company, Us Trois set up by two mums, Teresa Poolman and me are pleased to present hilarious children’s entertainer and proud pant wearer, Nutty Noah, at […]
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  • Real Life – If It’s Broke Fix It

    By on March 21, 2014
    On the 1st May 2014 I am withdrawing my book A Modern Military Mother – Tales from the Domestic Frontline. If you want a copy for posterity, then you need to seize the day and buy it now because once it’s gone, it’s gone forever. As it is print on demand and I think there are only around 250 hardcopies in […]
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