parenting

What we got up to during the Easter Holidays

The Easter Holidays are coming to an end and I feel a bit sad. If I was writing about the last Half Term we had in February I would be absolutely ECSTATIC and celebrating the fact school was starting again on Monday. I only work part-time but I had the whole week off with Lucas… Continue reading What we got up to during the Easter Holidays

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Review: ‘Caribbean Cove’ at Weymouth Sea Life Adventure Park

I have always absolutely loved visiting Weymouth Sea Life Adventure Park. Living in Dorset, it's only a forty minute drive away for us and I have so many happy memories there as a child. I think I even went there on a first date once (lol!) and now I have my own family we still… Continue reading Review: ‘Caribbean Cove’ at Weymouth Sea Life Adventure Park

parenting

Sharing my children

Every Cloud, Mummy

‘Family – where life begins and love never ends.’

I still remember clear as day, my Nan looking over to the wall sticker quote I put up in my dining area, shaking her head and saying ”Oh Rox. Ironic hey..” She had popped in to see me shortly after my partner walked out and I think I laughed. Well… what else can you do?!

When I brought my children into this world I never for one minute imagined I would become a single mother. My parents were together growing up, it was the norm to me and I believed my little family was for life. But as we learn, life doesn’t always go the way you would like and you never know what’s round the corner.

Dealing with a break up is difficult at the best of times, but even harder when you have ahyper, sensitive 3 year old, a…

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Oh My Blog! Let’s Talk Love

This is Oh My Blog! A brand new monthly interview series featuring a whole host of fellow bloggers. Each month, we’ll be bringing you different themed posts showcasing the very best bloggers out there. This month, the questions are based on the fitting February topic of love! This month, we’re meeting Simone from Underneath The… Continue reading Oh My Blog! Let’s Talk Love

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How I learnt the hard way NOT to delay a smear test

It was just after I turned 25 when I received the letter asking me to book my first smear test. At that time I was expecting Ava and understood you couldn't have one while pregnant so I tossed the letter away and didn't think much more of it. I got a second letter shortly after… Continue reading How I learnt the hard way NOT to delay a smear test

Lifestyle

The (not big or Fat) Quiz of The year

I have been tagged by the lovely Robyn from coldcuppaclub.com to complete 'The (Not Big or Fat) Quiz of The Year'. Here we go! What was the highlight of 2016? Although I said 2016 was a bit tough, it also brought some wonderful moments for myself and my family. I can't possibly pick just one so… Continue reading The (not big or Fat) Quiz of The year

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The transition of One child to Two.

So here I was... Expecting our much wanted second baby, but FREAKING out. I was drained from horrific morning sickness (morning, day and night sickness more bloody like!) and I was emotional, hormonal and confused. Why did I feel so scared? As I've spoken about in previous blogs, I loved being a Mum to Lucas… Continue reading The transition of One child to Two.