Paternity leave for farmers

Paternity leave has been in the news this week. Mumsnet released the results of a survey which said more than a third of new fathers take annual leave because the statutory paternity pay is too low. I understand, when statutory maternity pay itself is so low, it must be really difficult to make ends meet … [Read more…]

#TinselTuedays coming this week-a new blogger linki

I’ve never hidden the fact that I love, love, love Christmas so, I have decided I want to get involved with everyone else’s Christmas festivities too. Tinsel Tuesdays will run every Tuesday starting this week-November 11th and will run every week until January 6th-the official date the decorations have to come down. So get your … [Read more…]

6 ways you know you’re a farmer’s wife and mummy just from your car

I am sure you have no doubt that I actually am a farmer’s wife and mummy but, just in case you didn’t believe me, I have 7 photos to show you which will definitely prove it. My car is not pretty. It’s not nice to look at but, when I had Boo, I had a Ford KA … [Read more…]