Not Just a Blog

  • A FAIRYTALE FOR OUR TIME

    Anyone who has been following our journey to the UK so see the Rebel Girls book launch in London will know that it wasn’t the smoothest of visits, ...
  • An Intro to our Princess Book Series

    Over the last few months I have been immersing myself into the world of children’s literature and let me tell you… it has been great fun! I remembe...
  • My Daughter the Firefighter

    This week we were lucky enough to visit a local firestation to see the firefighters, their gear and what they get up to during the day. It was abso...
  • Ben Ming Nian 本命年

    This week, after the Chinese Zodiac blog post, I was delighted to receive a lot of questions both on Facebook and our website (www.notjustaprincess...
  • The Chinese Zodiac

    Another zodiac and more superstitions for our little princess. If it wasn’t bad enough that there are horoscopes in daily newspapers and magazines,...
  • A True Rebel Girl

    Having backed a Kickstarter Campaign called "Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls"https://www.amazon.co.uk/Good-Night-Stories-Rebel-Girls-ebook/dp/B...
  • Top 10 Tips for New Parents by a Dad!

    As a new parent it is sometimes difficult to know what to do for the best – so I am here to help with my Top 10 Tips!! Now I am NO expert… so tak...
  • My Pre-Daddy and Post-Daddy Self

    I was reading an article over the weekend about what Dads have given up since they became Dads. I was amazed at how many men said that they had giv...
  • NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS BY JADE

    I keep hearing Mammy and Daddy talking about ‘plans for 2018’ and I don’t know who this ‘2018’ is but he should realise that I make the plans in th...
  • Merry Christmas

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  • A Chinese Christmas

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  • Jade First Blood

    This week was a week for firsts… the first time my little princess said please and thank you, the first time she came over to give me a kiss and a ...