Happy Solstice! What a lovely day this is. Summer has gone! At last. I know this is will be a wildly unpopular opinion but I hated this summer so much. It was quite literally like living through the Nicolas Cage film – The Knowing. I was wondering if we were all done for, if this beautiful … Continue reading Our Autumn Bucket List
My sister and I haven't always been that close. I wasn't the best of sisters as a kid. It has taken a lot of growing up (and hundreds of miles) for us to be the way we are with each other today. Motherhood can and will change your relationship with your family members and it … Continue reading An Interview with Surface Designer Vicky Webb AKA Crumpets and Crabsticks
Yes. I know. It's August still. I am not about to let that dampen my Christmas cheer and so in the spirit of all things festive, I have decided to take part in Blogmas this year. For those of you wondering, Blogmas is this thing where bloggers go crazy and commit to posting a … Continue reading Blog Post Ideas for Blogmas 2018
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
As some of you may know, 2018 has not been going to plan. After a steady rise in blog traffic earlier on in the year, things were looking up. However, if you follow me on social media you will know that my mum, who had been in hospital since December 2017 took a turn for … Continue reading July’s Update of Goals for 2018
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.
As we all know, a new year means new goals, or rather refreshed goals that we may not have achieved last year, or the year before. For the last ten years at least my New Years resolutions have featured weight loss of some kind. Some years have been more successful than others, but nevertheless my … Continue reading Goals for 2018
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!
Guess who's back?!? YAY! It's good to be back. I just wanted to say a huge thank you to those who have stuck around. It has been a long, hard two months being back at work full time, but now I am finally free. I'll be working part time doing supply teaching so I'll have … Continue reading Setting Some November Goals