Hand In Your Weapon! Let’s Make Trees, Not War

Hi everyone! My second piece has been published by the Huffington Post. My first post was published in January. You can find more information on it on the ‘Writing For The Huffington Post’ Page https://accidentallyreflective.com/writing-for-the-huffington-post/ This second piece is different to the first. Not so much about parenting or career choices. It’s about a truly inspiring…

Remembrance Day

Today at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 2014 (at 11am on 11/11/2014), I attended an event at my local village memorial to commemorate the fallen heroes of World War I and the people they left behind. It was a wonderful event, which brought together people of all ages,…

My Son’s BBC Boycott – Update

It is exactly a week today that my children decided to stop watching CBBC (Children’s BBC) or BBC iplayer (see the link to the previous post below if you’re wondering why they’d do that). I thought I’d give you a small update on their progress. For the first few days, my children kept asking whether the…

Why My Son Wrote A Letter To The BBC

It was the World Cup final on Sunday and yes I know you know that. The same day I had many texts, tweets and Facebook posts about watching the final on a channel other than the BBC. The reason being that the reduced viewing figures would show the BBC that people are not happy and…