Just reassuring myself it’s ok….

Mum Life, My Journey

I’m laying in bed this morning telling nyself “I’ll get up and go for a run in a minute.  Yep, I’ll get up in a minute. 5 more minutes” Then my husband gets up and says “shall I make the tea” I know I’m not going anywhere now. I’m shattered. I started a new job […]

May 13, 2018

Let’s talk wobbly bits

Mum Life, My Journey, Weight Loss Journey

  So, I wanna talk body image. Or more importantly, what I’m trying to teach my daughter about body image. And my son, I’m not leaving the little man out here as I’m sure his time will come where he’ll want to start lifting weights or something. Anyway, She’s 12, so in my opinion a […]

May 1, 2018

Made it through!

Mum Life

I am without doubt a lover of routine. School holidays tend to send me into melt down. Add that various birthdays and easter, I’m so pleased to announce I survived. I may have survived on chocolate, but all the same I made it through alive and so did the kids 😉 We’ve had family break away […]

April 15, 2018

How to survive the Easter holidays…

Mum Life, My Journey

Sorry if you are about to read this thinking I’m gonna give you tips on how to deal with your kids over the holidays. I’ve been trying to work out that for years and have resigned myself to the fact I just can’t. Though, on that note, if you can give me any tips let […]

March 28, 2018

Waiting, waiting, waiting…..

Mum Life, My Journey

This is how today started….wave daughter off for the bus to school, like any other day and then it goes quiet. Too quiet. I don’t hear from her. Now, this isn’t unusual, shes a pre-teen and doesnt seem to think. If I dont hear from my husband all day, i think ‘ah well, he’s got […]

March 21, 2018

Cakes and crowns

Mum Life, My Journey

How? How is it possible that one day I’m running around like a headless chicken. School runs, work, after school clubs, washing, housework. All very mundane. Then the alarm is set for Saturday morning, off to London to film with a celebrity chef about baking cakes! Its just surreal. So, last week I’m a stroppy […]

March 11, 2018