Trialling a beauty treatment earlier (watch out for the blog post Mums – I’m totes impressed already!) it comes up that I’m lurching towards my 41st birthday.
‘You’re 41?!’ the aesthetician exclaims. ‘Oh my God! You don’t look it…’
‘…that’s the same age as my Mum!’
*head deflates and flies off shoulders, zooms around in circles before landing in a crumpled pile on the floor*
Welcome! I'm Jacqui - journalist, blogger and mum to two funny, spirited and gorgeous girls; Big Sis, born Summer 2008, and Lil Sis, born Autumn 2010. We all live together with the OH (other half) just outside London.
I was an international journalist for 20 years, specialising in true life and travel, but since 2009 I've been a full-time blogger, social strategist and digital influencer (over 20,700+ Twitter followers, 4,460+ Facebook likes, 3,500+ G+ circles, 2,400+ Pinterest followers, 2,300+ Instagram followers, 1800+ subscribers - MailChimp & BlogLovin').
Mummy's Little Monkey is a magazine-style blog, focusing on true-life features, opinion pieces, reviews, family travel and amazing giveaways.
I'm also a founding member of boutique collective, Mothers & Shakers.
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