There’s a LOT of talk in the last few years about ‘the imposter syndrome’. We all know what it is. That feeling that, any minute, everyone else around you is going to realise that you don’t belong here, that you’re faking it and have absolutely zero credentials for what you are doing.  Continue reading

School Of Thoughts

It’s hard to imagine what I’ll feel when I send The Small off to school. Honestly, until recently, it’s been the light at the end of the tunnel. I look towards those days of ‘free childcare’ with a wistful sigh. One day my time will come, I think to myself. Until recently, I hadn’t considered there might be a downside. Until recently.  Continue reading