Maddie Sinclair

Brighton UK-based Aussie expat writer, proofreader & blogger. Mum of two.

Aussie expat mum, Maddie, runs the spoof parenting news website – The Indeparent and blogs in her spare time about life in the UK with her two nicknamed children – Gammon (son) and Chips (daughter) – over at Gammon & Chips.

Professionally, she's a freelance copywriter, proofreader and writer who has worked in the advertising industry for almost 20 years.

She lives in Brighton and loves going to festivals, fancy dress, travelling the globe, bad puns and potatoes.

Her blogs covers a range of different parenting issues, all with dash of humour and her tongue planted firmly in her cheek.

Follow her on:
Twitter at @maddiesinclair
Twitter at @TheIndeparent
Facebook at The Indeparent
Facebook at Gammon & Chips
The UK EU Referendum: WTF Just

The UK EU Referendum: WTF Just Happened?!

The British EU Referendum Remain campaign team are in the process of digesting their strategy to work out why having Tony Blair and Gordon Brown on their side didn't appear to work.
01/07/2016 11:45 BST
Brexit Vote Decisions Based on Least Unbelievable

Brexit Vote Decisions Based on Least Unbelievable B*****cks

Recent polls show the vote currently split down the middle, with approximately 50% of the public believing the bullshit sprouting out of the mouths of Brexit campaigners Nigel Farage, Michael Gove and Iain Duncan Smith, and a further 50% believing the gobshite of "everyone else".
13/06/2016 12:29 BST
Government Petition Website Wins Comedy

Government Petition Website Wins Comedy Award

The government's petition website - <a href="http://www.petition.parliament.uk" target="_hplink">www.petition.parliament.uk</a> - won a British Comedy Award last night, taking home the gong for 'Most Hilarious Website'.
19/05/2016 15:56 BST
10 Tips for Surviving a Long-Haul Flight With a Baby or

10 Tips for Surviving a Long-Haul Flight With a Baby or Toddler

As an Aussie expat living in the UK with two children under six, the London to Sydney long-haul flight is now about as familiar to me as a manky old pair of slippers. So with the school holidays upon us, I thought I'd pass on a few survival tips for those new to long-haul flying with kids. Here are my top 10 tips.
27/07/2015 11:49 BST