Social media and the end of gender – a TED talk

I absolutely love this TED talk presented at TEDWomen a few years ago now…especially this quote: “If social media is dominating old media and women are dominating social media does that mean that women will take over global media?”

This video is 8 minutes 28 seconds long. Go and make yourself a cup of tea, and enjoy.

Nature deficit disorder – the modern plague?

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Reading this article today made me wonder how much time I and my family spend outside.

Technology is important and I’m a great advocate for it improving our lives and making them ‘work’ as busy Mums, but it shouldn’t be at the exclusion of all else.

I suspect I’ll be surprised (and horrified) how little time we spend in the great outdoors so this week I’ll measure it.

Yes, another chart for the fridge.  I’ll let you know next Sunday.