Change is afoot – Millenial Dads leading the way

Millennial Dads in the States are leading the way towards equality at home and in the workplace. This article from explains about how “Millennial dads are figuring out how to ‘have it all’ faster than moms.”  Much of this is to do with them normalising shared parenting and changing the narrative around the subject. Some examples […]


I want to break free….

This short from TBWA perfectly chimes with how we were all feeling at the @shesays event on Tuesday night, or International Women’s Day as it was. Especially the bit about women creatives being like unicorns. How many of these quotes are things that we women have said or thought? It’s hard to know how to make change […]

Year of the Dad – Edinburgh Evening News

A lifetime ago Gerry Farrell and I worked together at The Leith Agency, developing campaigns for the likes of Tennents Lager and Irn-Bru. Now we are both ploughing different furrows, him running his own creative consultancy Gerry Farrell Ink and me here at Blackbird Pie. Both still actively campaigning. Gerry has many strings to his bow, not […]