18th May 2019 Today marks a year since my Mum was told she had cancer. I don't want to talk about how that makes me feel as such but more about what this date represents to me. It was the beginning of the grieving process, I just wasn't aware of it at the time. I … Continue reading A year ago today: The days that time stopped
Mental Health awareness week This year’s Mental health awareness week focuses on Body image. I wanted to open up about my body image. I already feel quite exposed just thinking about writing this post, but here goes. 2012, a turning point. In 2012 I weighed over 21 stone. I was happy, my weight would … Continue reading What if you can’t love the skin you’re in?
Dreaded SAT's week This week signifies the end of 8 months of non stop SAT's stress for our 10/11 year olds. They have all the skills and the ability to do this, but its hard to remember this when the pressure is on. As parents all we want is for our children to … Continue reading SAT’s week is here, Be strong!
My A to Z of parenting
The month of April has arrived and bought with it more cold weather, Come on now, we've been patient, when do we reap the rewards?? Mother's day the after effect I'll be honest and say that the beginning of April was a difficult one, I think Mother's day really hit me hard, but after the … Continue reading Review 4 of 12
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My honest account of how grieving really feels and how it changes your life.
A look at 10 of our favourite days out in the Midlands
Game of Thrones, What I think might happen
11 things you need to know about 11 year olds!