Multi-tasking Mum: 10 ways I’m Rocking Motherhood 

I think too many women, especially mums, deride what they do as “just this” and “I just do that.” But as Mother’s Day is just around the corner, I wanted to take part in this blogging tag on how I’m Rocking Motherhood. Let’s celebrate, collaborate and shout about our achievements whether that be as a … More Multi-tasking Mum: 10 ways I’m Rocking Motherhood 

My “Gay Dad” says: Actions speak louder than words with Alan Turing Pardons

People often ask me: “When did your Dad tell you he was Gay?” He didn’t. And that’s not because he “hid” his sexuality from my sister and I, we were just brought up in two homes by two different loving couples.   I never questioned it, it was our norm. Until I got to school and … More My “Gay Dad” says: Actions speak louder than words with Alan Turing Pardons

Real Life Reads: Meet the Inventor, entrepreneur and STEM advocate Ruth Amos

Ruth Amos is a multi-award-winning entrepreneur and inventor of StairSteady. She won the 2006 Young Engineer of the Year award in Britain with her idea to aid mobility. Ruth is also Co-Founder of Kids Invent Stuff and Managing Director of DROLS an educational toy start up. She is also a trustee of Greenbelt Festival and a … More Real Life Reads: Meet the Inventor, entrepreneur and STEM advocate Ruth Amos

LGBT History Month: Growing up Gay – alternative truths

I’m proud to have been brought up by two Gay Men (my Dad and my Step-Dad) as well as a straight couple (my Mum and my other Step-Dad). Having grown up in a largely homophobic society, it shudders me to think that times were even harder in the past for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans … More LGBT History Month: Growing up Gay – alternative truths

Chinese New Year: How to celebrate it with your family or friends

Lion dancing, red packets (Ang Paos), lanterns, acrobatics, Kung Fu and exquisite food are all synonymous with celebrating Chinese New Year. But how can you celebrate it in the UK? YES. 2017 marks the Year of the Rooster which signifies fidelity and punctuality. So without further a do let’s kick off with some ideas for this … More Chinese New Year: How to celebrate it with your family or friends

Career Change: I gave up my dream job to be a Stay-at-Home-Mum & Super Blogger

We all have that “argh what am I doing with my life moment?!” But many of us refuse to change the direction in which we’re going as it is easier to stay within your comfort-zone. Doing the “norm” whether that be working Mon-Fri 9-5, living for the weekend, or just feeling pooped out by things. I … More Career Change: I gave up my dream job to be a Stay-at-Home-Mum & Super Blogger

 Real Life Reads: Meet me Sophie Mei Lan aka Mama Mei

I’m a multi-award-winning journalist, formerly BBC current affairs, but my step in the door to media was bellydancing on ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent (long story!). I’m now a blogger, vlogger and publicist working from home in Yorkshire with my two daughters and MasterChef husband.  I’m a fitness fanatic, in between work and family-life, as well … More  Real Life Reads: Meet me Sophie Mei Lan aka Mama Mei