What does it mean to be a single parent?

What does it mean to be a single parent?

I count myself as a single parent. That’s because when I am looking after TJ, I am doing it solo. Singlehandedly. This is often without the presence of another human being. It’s definitely without the assistance of his dad in that particular place and time. But, for...
Older but wiser? Turning 37.

Older but wiser? Turning 37.

I turned 37 last week. Bit of a nothing age isn’t it – the mid to late 30’s are nothing really to rave about. Back in the day, I used to love love love birthdays. All were marked in a suitably messy fashion – on my 21st birthday, my friends had to drag me away from a...