Tag: working from home

Eight reasons to get a garden office

We had our garden office, affectionately known as the shed, built in December last year. Since then it has come in really handy. I’d go as far as saying we wouldn’t have been able to cope without ir. That sounds pretty dramatic, but my husband’s work closed their London office and …

Under 1 Roof: First birthday party

This weekend, we were invited along to the first birthday celebrations of Under 1 Roof. Situated in South East London, Under 1 Roof calls itself an ‘urban oasis for kids’; in practical terms it’s a a huge warehouse housing various child-friendly activities including soft play, a sensory room, a craft station …

Our garden office (part deux) with Posterlounge

Remember back in December, when we had our garden office built? No? Let me jog your memory. Despite the fact it’s bitterly cold outside at the moment we have been making regular use of it; Doug (daddy; seems a bit weird to refer to him as that out of context …

Jobs for the mums: Picking my new career

When I left the workplace to become a stay-at-home mum, one of my biggest considerations – bigger, even, than the no money I would actually bring home after spunking it all on childcare – was the large gap it would leave on my CV.  It might be the 21st century, …

The desk at the bottom of the garden: Our log cabin garden office

Well well; the log cabin garden office which we’ve been deliberating over for a year, and planning for about three months is finally here. We started looking at getting ourselves a garden office back in 2015, but once we’d factored in the electrics, the insulation, the build etc etc we …

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