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Jodie Gaul is on the Run

I’ve said it before and I know I will say it again, but one of the great things about writing my blog is that is means I come across some great people with fantastic businesses and ideas. Once such person is Jodie Gaul, Owner & Founder of Illustrate My Name and JG Artwork & Designs, online […]

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Chips on the Floor

Chips on the Floor by Me Cold chips left on the floor Fallen from paper the night before Vodka was drunk and cigarettes smoked Laughs were had and fun was poked Tight skinny jeans and high heels were worn To be found on the floor just before dawn Rock songs played from a retro jukebox This […]

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Cycling Saturday with Joanna Rowsell MBE

In the years before I had the boys I was a pretty keen cyclist. Even though I lived in London, most weekends I would head off on the capital’s cycles paths and easily pedal 50 to 70 miles at a time! I did several city rides for charity (one where I feel off at the […]

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Win a L’Oreal Mythic Oil Gift Set

The kids are back at school and after working hard over the holidays I have a great competition on JBIL today for you; a L’Oreal Mythic Oil Gift set. This gorgeous prize is from Lorena Oberg Skincare, Hair & Beauty, and you may remember that I featured Lorena, the company founder on Mums on the […]


Lorena Oberg is a Mum on the Run

Term has started, routines have returned and Mums on the Run is back on JBIL. Increasingly I speak to mums on the school run, in Starbucks and at the gym who are highly intelligent, skilled, talented women but they find securing work that fits with a busy, growing family is hard and opportunities are few and […]


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