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A Love Letter

A Love Letter

Love is a very big word with a lot of guises. The love I feel for my children is an all-consuming and amazing thing. The selfless, unconditional kind that really makes you see the entire world in a different light. What’s more, when they reflect […]

Procrastination

Procrastination

Step aside, ladies. I’ll take it from here. We’re talking about my specialist subject: ‘Putting Things Off’ for this week’s Best Boot Forward linky and discussion. All my life, I have been the type of person that finds it all most impossible to do anything […]

Positivity

Positivity

This week as part of Best Boot Forward we’re practicing a bit of positivity. As a blogger, I tend to write mainly about personal struggles and have realised recently that my general online persona can come across as a bit negative.¬†Combine this with a very […]

Fitting In

Fitting In

Kate, your questions for Best Boot Forward this week are tough. I felt myself slipping into a full on existential crisis for a while there. This week we’re talking about fitting in and you asked us:- Do you feel you fit in and if so, […]

Striding

Striding

I don’t know about you, but I am striding into 2018, looking forward to all it’s going to bring my way. As I mentioned previously, I won’t miss 2017 but I am grateful for all it’s experiences, good and bad. In all honesty, I was […]

Snow

Snow

As you may have heard, there was some snow. My social feeds have been full of the white stuff. It started off with people enjoying it: building snowmen; sledging and generally revelling over the weekend. Then, as the novelty wore off, the posts quickly turned […]

3 Weeks Postpartum

3 Weeks Postpartum

It’s been just over three weeks since Fern made her way into the world. Presently, I’m sat in Caffe Nero (aka my office) looking across to a pair of well dressed, contented looking mothers breastfeeding their babies over a coffee and a chat.¬† In contrast, […]

Taming the Beast

Taming the Beast

Anxiety: Taming the Beast The weather recently has been all over the place, and I have certainly felt under it. From thunder storms to glorious sunshine, my moods have reflected all the Welsh weather has thrown our way. For me, the erratic meteorological conditions of […]

Fuck you, Jack Frost.

Fuck you, Jack Frost.

Though I’ve been a bit more proactive on social media recently, I still haven’t blogged since May… I’ve been putting it off, really, but I thought I should give it a go. I sat down to write this massive update on just what has happened […]