About Caroline

Caroline lives in Somerset together with her husband and her dog, Pip. She has two daughters and five grandchildren. In a varied career she has taught science, maths and needlework in Ghana, run a table duck business in Dorset, opened a children’s nursery in Southampton, taught law at Aberystwyth University, and together with her husband, milked Jersey cows in Wales and made artisan cheese in Somerset.  Seven years ago she sat down to write and commenced the mammoth task of telling the stories of the twenty-one women in her mother’s family tree.