Can you be a feminist mum and let your children play with Barbies? It’s a decades-old debate but one I’ve been thinking of recently after we were offered a Barbie Dreamtopia review (it’s the new, brightly coloured Barbie range).
This weekend I went along to the Mumsnet Blogfest (photo 1, top left), a blogging conference organised by parenting website Mumsnet. And without wanting to spoil too much of this post upfront it was great; useful, interesting, thought-provoking, inspiring. House of Fraser approached me to sponsor my ticket – thanks so much – and as…