What about….Moi?

SO yeah! What about me? One of the hardest things for me when I had finley was the loss of my time. No more afternoon naps, lazy lunches, mooching around the shops for hours, crazy nights out with 3 day hangovers, last minute mini breaks and spontaneous romantic moments! On the flip side you get this whole new person who is utterly and entirely yours to love, cherish, care for and spoil with love, attention and mothering but when things are not going well; I used to feel quite resentful and sad that my life had in fact changed.                   Thinking about the husband or partner role (i.e. those not giving birth/breastfeeding)… Read More →

Amy May Shead

My name is Amy May and I am absolutely thrilled to be part of the fabulous Miss Independent Woman team, what a super splendid bunch they are! When I’m not writing for this marvellous online slumber party I can be found working on some of the most popular daytime television shows – Daybreak, Lorraine and This Morning. I create all kinds of online features, behind the scenes exclusives, reveal the latest fashion must haves, plus more! You’ll also find me mingling with all kinds of celebrities, from Russell Brand to David Attenborough, or breaking hard news stories – There really is never a dull moment. Believe it or not, you can even catch sight of me on screen in the This Morning… Read More →

Bring It On!

I hate to say it but I am so so excited for the UK (and Kate and William of course) on the impending arrival of the Royal Baby. Not only will it be incredibly wonderful for the new parents but I really hope it re ignites our country into that lovely patriotic feeling we had last year! Who didn’t love the Jubilee weekend and London Olympics?! Mmmmmm so I may be a little selfish here with my new found love for all things Queen and Country when poor old Kate is in the early stages of labour. So much press coverage on when the due date was, if Kate was using any of the old wives tale tricks to kick… Read More →