“Get To Know Me”

“Get To Know Me”

Happy Friday!

The lovely Natalie from Searching For My Inner Zen has nominated me to take part in this fun little “Get to know me tag.” ♡

Natalie is one example of how lucky I’ve been to get to know a whole bunch of lovely bloggers since I started my own blog and so I’m so excited to take part in this and hopefully get to find out some more fun information from my lovely nominees.


What are my strengths?
I consider myself to be a kind and compassionate person, who strives to give my best at whatever I do.
What are my short-term goals?
To run a Youtube channel alongside my blog.
To move forward with my sons diagnosis assessment.
To read another book before the end of May.
What are my long term goals?
Having a successful Blog/ Youtube Channel.
To have a diagnosis for my son and a plan to move forward with his Autism.
Being content with my life and having my mental health under control.
Who matters the most to me?
My husband and my son.
What am I ashamed of?
Not sticking it out at University.
What do I like to do for fun?
Spending time with my family is always fun, regardless of what we’re doing. But if it’s on my own then I love to read, listen to music or watch trashy TV.
What new activities am I willing to try?
Youtube!!! That’s as brave as I will ever get.
What am I worried about?
My sons well-being.
Money, bills, and all that other “adult” stuff.
That something bad happens to somebody I love.
What are my values?
Compassion.
Honesty.
Integrity.
If I had one wish, it would be…?
To eradicate ALL cancers.
Where do I feel the safest?
At home with my husband and son.
What or who gives me comfort?
My husband and son always.
My friends and sisters.
If I was afraid, I would…?
Find my husband, he’s the only person I feel completely safe with.
What is my proudest accomplishment?
Bringing my son home from hospital after he spent 4 and a half months in the NICU.
Am I a night owl or early bird?
Absolutely a night owl!
What does my inner critic tell me?
You are fat and ugly, why does Michael love you???
What do I do to show myself, self-care?
I take time for skincare.
I take 20-30 minutes to do something I want once a day (on a good day).
I get my nails done every few weeks.
Am I an introvert or extrovert?
I’m an introvert who tries to be an extrovert.
What am I passionate about?
Writing and being a good mum to my son.
What do my dreams tell me?
That I’m needing my head examined by a specialist.
What is my favourite non-fiction book?
Dear Fatty – Dawn French. It’s self-deprecating, witty & heartbreaking all rolled into one.
What is my favourite fiction book?
The Catcher In The Rye by J.D Salinger. It’s my absolute favourite of all time and I’ve read it more times than I can remember.
What is my favourite movie?
The Breakfast Club – it’s the best EVER!!!
What is my favourite band?
The Killers – Brandon Flowers is my dream man (if only he was a bit taller).
What is my favourite food?
All the food… ALL OF IT!!!
What is my favourite colour?
Red & Green in equal measure.
What am I grateful for?
My son. We were so close to losing him on so many occasions, that I will be eternally grateful for having him and being his mum.
When I am feeling down, I like to?
Write about it.
Get my camera out and take photographs.
Catch up on my Youtube subscriptions.
Cuddle my husband and son.
I know I am stressed when?
I’m biting my husbands head off for no reason, which is more often I’d like to admit.


I nominate:

Winging It With Harper

Saradiz

Mummy Thomas Blog

Baffled Mum

Man Vs Adulthood


Thanks for reading my lovelies and I hope my nominees enjoy the tag as much as I did.

Take care,

D x

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5 Comments

  1. 27th April 2018 / 11:33 pm

    Oh my goodness the Dawn French book is amazing isn’t it?

    I would 100% support you if you did a YouTube channel alongside your blog!! What sort of content would you have?
    Do you have any favourite youtubers that you currently watch?
    Girl you are absolutely beautiful and although you may not feel it this post alone is the perfect reflection on the beautiful person you are!

  2. 28th April 2018 / 12:19 am

    Wow! So raw, so brave of you!

  3. 28th April 2018 / 12:30 am

    It’s lovely to know you better! Sounds like you’ve got some amazing things in your future – your YouTube channel for a start, good luck with that!
    Thanks for the nomination, hopefully I can be as honest as you have been… X

  4. 5th May 2018 / 12:04 pm

    Oh I tried to finish a book for ages now…good reminder.. I’m just so tired when I actually go to bed and see it. Need another strategy.

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