Nobody told me my baby would have this many problems

Nobody told me my baby would have this many problems

Like many mothers, I had a positive pregnancy test and smiled ear to ear. I was happy, excited, the whole shebang. I announced it to my (then) fiancé by taking him to the Ice Bar London on New Year’s Eve and presenting him with a box at midnight containing the test, a...
But You Don’t Look Like An Alcoholic

But You Don’t Look Like An Alcoholic

I’m Katie, I’m 2 years into recovery from alcoholism and ‘you don’t look like an Alcoholic’ is the frequent response if I ever mention my illness. I don’t exactly go shouting ‘I’m an alcoholic!’ from the rooftops, but I am...
Celebrating Father’s Day on a Budget

Celebrating Father’s Day on a Budget

Father’s Day is approaching and with the constant commercial reminders, it’s easy to feel obligated to spend lots of money rather than take time to acknowledge and celebrate the father or fathers in your life. If you are skint but want to make the day...