Needing Downtime

It’s Saturday afternoon and I am sitting at my desk while my husband watches football and my son protests a “timeout” in his playpen. This isn’t a punishment for him, but rather a 10 minute…

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DITL Of A Serial Dieter

I think I’ve always had an unhealthy relationship with food. As far back as I can remember I have always been an over-eater. It’s strange, the level of sheer satisfaction you get from indulging your…

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The Hard Days

Mental health really is a minefield. I wrote just a week or so ago about how I was feeling really content and at ease with everything in my life. Today, I feel the opposite. I…

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Thank Goodness For Audiobooks

I recently told you all about reading “Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine”, whereby I managed to read this marvellous book from start to finish in a few days. I cannot stress enough how much of…

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The Versatile Blogger Award

I was recently nominated by my fellow blogger friend Natalie at Searching For My Inner Zen. The Versatile Blogger Award was created to feature and recognise blogs that have unique content, high quality of writing,…

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Beauty Tutorial – Emerald Eyes

EMERALD EYES So I don’t know if I’ve mentioned this before but my sister is a Makeup Artist and a bloody good one at that. She regularly glams my face which I feel very grateful…

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The Education of a Preemie-Mummy

When I found out I was expecting I done what every mum-to-be does… I read every baby book there was and consumed every piece of advice given to me by friends, family and strangers alike.…

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De-stress and Unwind

I am a highly strung person. I am not, by nature, laid back and chill. It takes a lot to get me there and by a lot I mean medication and alcohol mostly, lol. However,…

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