Author: Albertina Llyod

After a decade as a showbiz journalist, Albertina left the red carpet to become a mother. Now her life is less glitz and glamour and more trials and tantrums. But maybe it always was... This is her inside scoop on parenting, as she experiences it.

The Mother I Hoped I’d Be

I’m not the mother I thought I would be. I thought I would be such a fun mummy. The one who was always playing. Someone who would completely lose themselves in whatever the game was and not care about the mess it made, or how long it was going to take to tidy up. I […]

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Parenting With Epilepsy – Staying Afloat

It’s late afternoon and I am starting to get that sinking feeling. The air around me is becoming thick and heavy and everything suddenly seems much further away. I try to focus on my surroundings, digging my fingernails into my palms in a desperate bid to cling onto consciousness. But I soon know that I […]

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