Cheap and Cheerful Christmas

​It’s no secret that Christmas is expensive.  Even so, we still conform to society’s tradition of spending vast amounts of money on gifts. Gifts that will ultimately be played with for five minutes or end up in the recipients cupboard, never to be glanced at again. That sounded a bit negative, but its true. I am extremely guilty of overspending […]

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… This makes me extremely happy. Yes, I am one of those people that absolutely love anything to do with Christmas. I start Christmas shopping and watching Christmas films as early as I can get away with. My all time favourite Christmas film being ‘Santa Clause the Movie’. […]

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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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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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