Gemma Johnson

Gemma Johnson

CEO. The mum behind MyFamilyClub

Mummy, how does Santa get down the chimney?

A very good friend of mine invited my kiddies to a Christmas party in his London house on Saturday 3 December. Now, this particular...

Sumos can run too you know!

Can you spot me? Running in the village I used to live in, in an inflatable Sumo suit? It’s a ‘Where’s Wally’ moment... You...

Moving house and brussel sprouts

About four months ago, I decided that life just wasn't stressful enough, what with juggling a job, a commute, a marriage and two kids....

Money worries during maternity leave forced me back to work early

In the process of setting up MyFamilyClub I’ve had to put many presentations together and talk passionately about why I wanted to help parents...

My 5 emergency speedy recipes

I am a busy, busy mum and not only do I have to feed two hungry monsters but I also have a husband who...

Why I signed the childcare vouchers petition

Childcare costs are our biggest expense after the mortgage, so childcare vouchers are a lifeline for my family budget. Which is exactly why I...

Social media at it’s finest

And there it was. A huge, black spider with its legs all drawn up ready to pounce in my hair. It was sitting on top...

Santa Claus mankini – one soon to be very lucky owner

So you know how it goes as you get nearer to Christmas. You hide the presents in places you think the kids will never...

Running on empty

Life seems to feel like a constant whirlwind at the moment; ever since Afro Baby was born I seem to be on the go....

The Winter Taste Test – MyFamilyClub Parent Panel

  Oh my oh my, did we have some fun! An evening filled with a group of mums, crisps, nuts, sparkling wine & hot chocolate and...