Being mum (or dad)

Mum Claire completes cross-Channel swim against huge odds

Claire jumps off the boat into the dark water

After completing her gargantuan English Channel swim, Claire's first thought was for her family. When I first ...

‘Would you kick him out of bed for eating crackers?’

Cartoon of George and I drifting in our own little boat

Days 55 to 79 - lay-downs and living in the moment I did something a couple of days ago that I never had time to do ...

‘Iron-mum’ Claire just wants to inspire her boys

Claire completing the swimming element of one of her triathlons

What does being a mum actually mean? Becoming a mum is such a life-changing experience that many of us go through a ...