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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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Spring

Spring

Spring has sprung, or at least it did for a day or two, but now we're back to rain and cold here in Wales again. I felt a burst of inspiration for about five minutes and then fell back into a slump again. I feel […]

Twenty Nine

Twenty Nine

On Monday I celebrated my 29th birthday. I had never known what to expect with regards to ageing and growing older. Firstly, let me say, yes, I realise I am by no standards "old" and still have plenty of maturing to do. But, I am […]

Boundaries

Boundaries

We're talking about crossing boundaries over this week for Best Boot Forward. Be these physical, geographical or emotional, boundaries can be a very powerful thing to have and to cross. Some boundaries may be restrictive, whereas others may liberate. A boundary isn't any one thing […]

Frugality

Frugality

If you have been following our Best Boot Forward posts, you may know that for my 2018 goals, I set myself the task of sorting out my finances once and for all. I've always had a difficult time keeping on top of my finances. Having […]

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 […]