So, I missed the one year update (sorry Zosia!) so I thought doing an eighteen month update would be a good idea. There is plenty of things to catch up on as she has gone from baby to toddler in the blink of an eye. As usual, time has flown by. 18 months 78 weeks … Continue reading 18 Months of Zosia – An Update
When I was a kid, about eight or nine, my nan gave me my first diary. A simple weekly spread to manage the supposedly hectic life of a primary school pupil. I began to use it as a way of documenting the little things I had done during the day; woke up, brushed my … Continue reading Why you Should be Using a Journal to Improve your Mental Health
Can you believe it's been a little over a year since I started on this journey as a blogger? I can't, that's for sure. So much has happened in those twelve plus months. To say that the last six months or so have been manic (what with Zosia turning one, Mum being in hospital for … Continue reading My First Year as a Blogger.
No matter what we do, or when we go, we always seem to attract the bad weather. However, we're not the kind of people that let the weather dampen our fun. Many moons ago when we were a lot younger, we ached less, were less grouchy, had fewer grey hairs and before I had even … Continue reading Travel – Colchester Zoo
First of all, let me start by wishing you all a very happy new year. I hope that, regardless of how 2017 has treated you, 2018 will be amazing. For us, 2017 was an amazing year. In February I gave birth to the most beautiful little thing. She has guided our life in a new … Continue reading 2017 – a review
So, how is it Christmas Eve already? Where has this year gone? When you have a child, time sure flies. I’ve always loved this time of year but this year is going to be something special. We’re all prepped and ready to celebrate our first Christmas as a family. I’m so excited to see how … Continue reading Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
I know that I have recently done a post about happiness, and those being the three main things so let's make this one a bit of fun. Call it a 'getting to know you' kinda blog post! The Ten Things That Make Me Happy are... Family: So of course this is a given. My little … Continue reading 10 Things That Make Me Happy
So, it's another one of these posts I know but I do love my bullet journal. So much so I now have two (three if you count Zosia's one!). One for my blog and one for personal use. It is a fantastic way to keep organised. Keeping a bullet journal can be as minimalist or … Continue reading Things I Can’t Bullet Journal Without.
So as life goes on, the things that makes us happy evolves. Ten years ago I would have said something along the lines of; alcohol, sex, music, reading, video games, friends etc. Now things are so very different. Firstly, I'm ten years older, the greys are beginning to show, I'm sure I am fatter than … Continue reading Three Things That Make Me Truly Happy!