Goodreads #28

In the last week I’ve been mostly reading about parenting, blogging and work an as always there is a wide range of topics ranging from whether you should stop children climbing up slides to a video about meetings with engineers. I hope you find something enjoyable to read over the weekend.


More Pink and Less Prejudice for Boys

Are you a fan of climbing up slides?

Pretty girls, pockets, and possibilities: how fashion traps girls

9 Skills That Every Kid Should Learn


Five Tips for Efficient Blogging

7 Steps to Proofreading Like a Pro

Peaches Geldof’s death and why I blog


The Expert, A Hilarious Sketch About the Pain of Being the Only Engineer in a Business Meeting 

I work full time and love it


Photos of New York City storefronts taken 10 years apart show gentrification and decay [36 pictures]

Kate Davis (403 Posts)

Kate is a working mum of two children, with a desire to do a wide range of things from writing to video editing. I know to achieve all these interests I need to be as productive as possible. Facts about Kate: I get great pleasure using spreadsheets, I’m teaching myself Photoshop Elements, I learnt sign language to use with my children before they could speak, I’ve written a journal for over 25 years, I dream of publishing a novel and I've written this blog for over 7 years.

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  1. Posted April 21, 2014 at 5:02 pm | Permalink

    Some great links here, I particularly like the education one about academic achievement as it’s something I consider as I enter motherhood x

    • Posted May 3, 2014 at 7:35 am | Permalink

      Thank you Hannah. It is interesting, as I was an academic achiever, but not sure I should be pushing/expecting the same from my kids.

  2. Posted April 21, 2014 at 6:59 pm | Permalink

    Thankyou for creating a really helpful list of links.

  3. Posted April 21, 2014 at 8:28 pm | Permalink

    It’s always good to see recommendations for good reads. Thanks!

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