‘Just be kind to yourself’. I have heard that phrase a lot lately. In fact, it was said to me about 5 times in the space of ten minutes at the weekend (for reasons I am not ready to discuss) but nevertheless it got me thinking. Am I kind to myself? I think so. I… Read More Be Kind to Yourself
We already do nursery three times a week and starting school next year seems to be getting closer and closer, so it’s safe to say packing lunches and thinking of things to put in my daughters lunchbox (that won’t be repeatedly rejected) is on my mind a hell of a lot. She is FUSSY and… Read More Lunchbox Drama – A fussy threenager.
I was getting ready for the nursery run this morning and as I brushed my teeth in the bathroom, I glanced over at the new shampoo and conditioner I bought yesterday and I felt like a fraud. Feeling like a social media fraud seems to be a big part of my life right now. I… Read More Feeling like a social media fraud.
Is it just me, or is buying presents for your husband or the man in your life really tricky? I mean, maybe it isn’t just men as I can obviously only speak from my own experiences, but maybe it is the concept of buying a gift for your significant other. Which is strange because they should… Read More A Christmas Gift Guide: The Homeware Edition
I’m going to say that thing that makes everyone hate you and think you are an insufferable moron: I have FINISHED all of my Christmas shopping. Granted, I don’t actually have that many people to buy for, as we tend to try and just buy for the children in our family but nevertheless. I feel… Read More A Christmas Gift Guide For a 3 Year Old Girl
We love to eat out in our family, but since we went vegan back in March it has become somewhat more challenging. Things are getting easier as some of the more well known chains are adding vegan options to their menu, though I have to say I am a bit sick of falafel and tomatoey… Read More Eating out as a vegan: 1847 Birmingham Review
I went to my first circuits class today and as I sit here writing this, I hurt so much. The muscles in my leg are just screaming. I had no idea what a circuits class involved and my gosh it is hard work. I have had a gym membership since the start of summer and… Read More Getting back into the Gym
Life lately has been a bit weird. Joe has been away this week with work mostly and I’ve been trying my best to keep busy. I feel like it’s been a good few weeks since I did a life lately update so I have a lot of boring crap to update you on as well… Read More Life Lately: BritMums BiBs 2017 Award Winners, Cosy Knits and an Electric Jukebox.
I suppose the main thing that has happened since my last little update was that I found myself heading down to London to attend a Netflix event. As I mentioned in a previous post, I am part of the #NetflixStreamTeam and this was a little welcome event for myself and the other bloggers on the… Read More Netflix Happy Birthdays and a trip to London.
After one of those mornings where all I seemed to hear was ‘Will you play with me mummy?’ I have a serious case of mum guilt. It’s a heartbreaking sentence to hear and always makes me feel terrible. I don’t stop what I’m doing and play very often to be honest. I try to excuse… Read More How much do you play with your toddler?