Don’t Worry, Be Happy

I have made a conscious decision to be more appreciative and grateful for everything I have. It’s easy to get down about life’s daily struggles, but why dwell on things that we cannot change? Don’t Worry, Be Happy will be my motto from now on. Yes there may be a few negatives along the way, but […]

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Halloween then and now

​What was Halloween like for you as a child? For me, it was so different to what it is now. This post is about me taking a look back at Halloween then and now. Halloween then.. When I was a child, Halloween was just another day. It wasn’t a celebration at all. There wouldn’t be […]

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Mama Down

I’m usually a positive thinker and I am grateful for every single thing I have in my life.  From the smallest things, to the biggest of things, like my beautiful daughter. But sometimes, it feels like no amount of positive thinking can stop the negativity from seeping in… A couple of weeks ago I found […]

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It’s the little things that matter

What matters most to you? What is important to you? After spending a lovely Sunday with just my little family, I sat down in the evening thinking over the days events.  Whilst reminiscing, I was reminded of what matters, and of what is important. It’s the little things that matter. The little things are actually […]

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Guilty Mama Syndrome

Guilty Mama Syndrome

I’ve just had a lovely, relaxing, baby free, night away at a hotel with my sister. We both have toddlers so the break was planned weeks ago; it was planned to within an inch of it’s life to make sure we got the most out of it. We spent the afternoon relaxing in the pool, […]

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Sister Sister

Sister sister, I can’t believe it. My baby sister is turning thirty! I think anyone who has a sibling is blessed, especially if you are close in age. You grow up with your siblings, sharing your lives, going through similar journeys. Some siblings drift apart as they get older, others remain close. I am lucky […]

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