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Best Boot Forward: Carpe Diem

Best Boot Forward: Carpe Diem

The blogging community has been shocked by the sudden death of one of it's finest members, Kate Sutton of Wit Wit Woo this week. Kate touched a lot of people with her fiery, funny and fabulous writing and I know she was a positive influence […]

The Lonely Parent's Club: Rachael's Story

The Lonely Parent's Club: Rachael's Story

Tell us a little about yourself  My name is Rachael and I am a self employed blogger and freelance writer. I'm 26 and have a very nearly 5 year old son and I'm due to give birth to my second son any day now! What […]

Fear

Fear

This week, Kate is hosting Best Boot Forward and talking about how the positive stuff in the news such as the rescue of the Thai boys and their coach as well as the good performance by the England Men's team in the World Cup is […]

Top Tips: Packing for Your Babymoon

Top Tips: Packing for Your Babymoon

There's a lot to think about when you're packing for your babymoon. As well as all the usual dilemmas about luggage space and pesky just-in-case items, you have to take your pregnancy into consideration, too. Luckily, all you need to do is make a few […]

Best Boot Forward: In the Summertime

Best Boot Forward: In the Summertime

It's undeniable – the weather has been flabbergasting. Some of us will love it while others will hate it, but hopefully that boost of Vitamin D will have had a bit of a benefit to us all. This week's prompt is in keeping with the […]

I am an Artist

I am an Artist

It's Kate's turn to host and this week's prompt for Best Boot Forward is "You are the Artist". We are all artists in some way, we are the artists of our own lives, and I know many people who take part in Best Boot Forward […]

Back to Basics

Back to Basics

As I have successfully taken some time out to focus on keeping myself sane, last week I decided it was time to pick up a few more things again, including Best Boot Forward. The decision all most immediately took its toll, coinciding with a bad […]

Photography: Nature #1

Photography: Nature #1

Sharing some photos as I learn to use my camera, capturing all sorts in the beautiful surroundings of the Brecon Beacons and beyond.    

Best Boot Forward: Back to Basics

Best Boot Forward: Back to Basics

After a little break, Best Boot Forward is back! We took a short hiatus as I needed to take care of me for a bit (you may have noticed I haven't been blogging at all) and to give ourselves the chance to rethink what Best […]

The Lonely Parents Club

The Lonely Parents Club

I've been light on blogging recently as I've been so busy. Busy doing what? I'll never fully know, but it seems as though there aren't enough hours in the day. The garden is growing rampant. All the sunshine interspersed with downpours has sent it raging, […]