Are we just a nation of complainers?

Are we just a nation of complainers?

What is it with us Brits and our uncanny ability to complain about everything? Seriously everything! Are we just a nation of complainers? Some of our biggest bug bears, and rightly so in many instances, are: Traffic Peoples manners, or lack thereof Work Other people’s kids Our own kids Cold callers Shoddy customer service I […]

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Did somebody press fast forward? It is nearly Molly’s third birthday .

Is it just me or do the years seem to be flying by? It honestly seems like Molly was only born a few weeks ago. Yet, here we are, about to celebrate her third birthday. How has it already been three years? Did somebody press fast forward? I cannot believe that her big day is only […]

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Gratitude Post #5 – Thank You May

Gratitude Post #5

Gratitude Post #5 – Thank You May, is the fifth instalment of my gratitude series. I have spoken recently about how April and May have been difficult for me because I have had an ectopic pregnancy. When I sat down to write this edition of the series I really didn’t think I would have much […]

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Stuck in the Depths of the Wilderness

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When I sat down to write this post I didn’t know where I was going with it. Did I even want to write anything? I haven’t really been anywhere or done anything worth writing about, mostly because I haven’t felt like doing anything. Everything in my life has been overshadowed by my recent ectopic pregnancy […]

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Sleep tight my little angel

If you have read the last post on my blog, or follow me on Twitter, you will know that April/May have been difficult for me. My world has been turned upside down. I will spare you the boring (and disgusting at times) details, but here is how the story goes…

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Gratitude Post #4 – Thank You April

Gratitude Post #4 - Thank You April

Gratitude Post #4 – Thank You April is the fourth instalment of my gratitude series. It is slightly late as we had some devastating news which really knocked me off my feet. I have taken a bit of a break from blogging but I thought it was time to try and become focussed again and […]

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All About You

All about You

This past weekend was mine and Chris’ 7th anniversary, and it will also be his birthday in a couple of days. This seemed like the perfect opportunity to put pen to paper and jot down a few soppy words, like I did for my sister last year. So here you are Chris, out of all my […]

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What happened to my water baby?

Molly was only 6 weeks old when I took her swimming for the first time. She loved it. We went swimming often because of how much she enjoyed it. She was a real water baby. I thought it would be a good idea for her to have swimming lessons but the local pool didn’t offer […]

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‘Tommy James: The Littlest Cowboy in Reckon’

'Tommy James: The Littlest Cowboy in Reckon'

Children’s author, Maria Ashworth asked me to review her latest children’s book, ‘Tommy James: The Littlest Cowboy in Reckon’. My daughter Molly is a huge bookworm so I knew she would enjoy us reading the book together.

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10 Ways I’m Rocking Motherhood… #RockingMotherhood

The brilliant Donna of Bobsy’s Mum has tagged me in the #RockingMotherhood tag. Thank you! The #RockingMotherhood tag was started when Patricia from White Camellias wrote a post about the ways she rocks motherhood.  Soon afterwards, she turned the idea into a tag as a way for all the beautiful mamas out there to highlight the […]

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