Life · Writing

A copywriting milestone

I’m celebrating a work anniversary – five years at Nicola Young Copywriter. That’s according to LinkedIn anyway and the lovely followers who sent me a message of congratulations on the day. This milestone passed me by because I’ve been copywriting for much longer than that, but it wasn’t until my youngest son started pre-school five… Continue reading A copywriting milestone

Life · Writing

Some things you may or may not know about me

As a blogger, I share a lot about the things going on in my life, both the good and bad, but you don’t always get to hear the background stuff; the bits that most probably shaped my life and made me the person I am today. In response to a challenge from Renee at Mummy… Continue reading Some things you may or may not know about me

Life · Parenting

Outdoor garden fun

Who needs expensive day trips when you can get outdoors and have fun in your own garden? Well, that’s what I said this morning and my two little ones looked at me as though I’d gone loopy for even making that suggestion. Regardless of what they may have thought, I sent them off into the garden… Continue reading Outdoor garden fun

Life · Parenting

6 ideas to keep the children amused in the summer holidays

What are your top tips for keeping the children amused in the summer holidays? This is the first year I haven’t arranged lots of activities for the children and I’m going to see how that goes. Wish me luck eh? My theory is, the children are old enough now to be able to amuse themselves… Continue reading 6 ideas to keep the children amused in the summer holidays