What would they make of me? Those that have loved me and gone. Devoted loved ones such as my grandparents who played such a pivotal role in my formative childhood years or the close family friends who watched me grow up but are no longer around to see how I’ve turned out. Just what on earth would they think now, if they could see me and speak? Would they be
IT doesn’t seem two minutes since my last update, sure a sign as any I think that the weeks are flying by! I’m now in the thirty weeks zone which means in just over two months – all being well – our little chap will be with us. A reality that is certainly beginning to hit home as Jamie and I carry on preparing for his impending arrival and getting
NOW Elsie is well and truly settled into school, helping her with her learning has become a priority of mine as a mum. Yes she’s only four, but she’s a four year old girl who is desperate to learn, (and amazingly!) to achieve. Every day she comes home from school and wants to practice her letters, do some drawing or tell me about the new phonics she has learned that
I’VE got a lovely giveaway for all you book lovers today! ‘Mum’s List’ – one of the most memorable and heart-warming stories of recent years – tells the real story of Singe and Kate, a couple from North Somerset whose lives were turned upside down when Kate was diagnosed with an incurable breast cancer. During her last months, Kate created her list, writing down thoughts and memories to help the
CAPTURING my growing bump in all of its glory is something I’ve always wanted to do in this pregnancy. I had a maternity shoot when I was pregnant with Elsie and second time around, I knew I wanted to have some special photographs taken again to remind me of this incredibly happy time. Particularly as this pregnancy has gone by so quickly! Being pregnant again for the second time has been
I’M giddy as a kipper today! And not just because the blog has had an overhaul (do you like it?!) but because finally I’m also able to bring to you the first in a very new series – Wisdom In Heels. #WisdomInHeels is a series I’ve been meaning and wanting to launch for well over a year and in a nutshell it’s all about celebrating women’s voices and their wisdom.
THE larger the bump gets, the more creative I’m having to become with my wardrobe. So I thought I’d start sharing a weekly style post for ‘dressing the bump’ or should that be ‘dressing the HUGE bump’ now I’m in my third trimester. This time around, with pregnancy number two, I’m having to try and keep as snug as a bug in this increasingly cold weather whilst also trying to
This morning. 6.16am. In bed. “Mummy, why are you and Daddy so worried? Why does Daddy keep reading the news?” “Because a bad man has been given a very important job darling, but don’t you worry, everything will be fine!” Oh the lies we tell our beautiful, innocent and loving children.