Life Stories

A Case For The Private Love Letter

Heartfelt & Handwritten Notes of Love


On sorting through my Mother’s papers after her death last year, I discovered a battered old leather suitcase tucked away at the back of her bedroom cupboard. Inside was a cardboard box lined lovingly with pink…

Amsterfam: Frayed

From London To Amsterdam With Three Kids


At the beginning of the second week of Dutch school, I find myself in sole charge of our three children, because My Lawyer husband has gone away with The Job He Won’t Have To Travel With….

Deaf Refugees – My Trip to Calais

Helping Others Less Fortunate


The photo above was taken in a cafe inside the camp where we had lunch. I’ve called this photograph ‘A seat at the table’, and to me, it represents everything about this crisis. This is what…

Welcome to A Life Loved

A New Kind of Lifestyle Blog


I took this little video shortly before midnight last night, after I’d tiptoed into the living room to take a break from the screen by the warmth of the fire. I needed a little time out…

Dear Google…

Single Parenting, Online Dating and Pink Air Max Trainers


This week I searched Google for the answers to the following questions; ‘Is vitamin D the new Vitamin C’? ‘When is the next full moon’? ‘How to manifest on a full moon’ ‘How to write a…