I have never been confident enough to be one of those women who can go out and about without a scrap of makeup on. I know that really shows how insecure I am, but I've come to terms with it. As I'm a mum of three, time is limited in the morning so I have … Continue reading Beauty – My Everyday 5 Minute Makeup
I've made no secret of the fact that Ed and I had numerous issues with our wedding planner in Greece, and the travel company who were dealing with our wedding & travel booking here in the UK. Together, they had me in tears, and we came close to cancelling the wedding a couple of times. … Continue reading Wedding Wednesday – Planning a Wedding Abroad? Learn from My Mistakes!
About 6 weeks before flying out to Santorini for our wedding I did a bit of period math and came to the annoying realisation that I would be due smack bang in the middle of the holiday. As I have the mirena coil, my periods are generally fairly light and relatively pain free these days … Continue reading I Took Norethisterone to Delay my Period and This is What Happened
Whether you love it or hate it, at this time of year it's hard to avoid Halloween. Despite not really celebrating the occasion as a child, since having children myself I've come to love Halloween. It's never going to replace Christmas in terms of my favourite celebration, but Halloween is the perfect excuse to get … Continue reading Mummy Mondays – Planning a Halloween Party for Young Children
Instagram. The social media platform us bloggers all love to hate. Just when we thought the Facebook algorithm was bad enough, Instagram went one better, with posts we actually want to see being shunted right down the feed and pictures showing up from days ago. What happened to it being instant? And then, when we … Continue reading Why Instastories is Making Me Fall Back in Love with Instagram
I love autumn fashion. It's so much easier to look chic and pulled together in the season where a nice pair of boots go with almost every outfit! I didn't seem to have a lot of clothes in my wardrobe for the colder weather so I decided to treat myself to a little impromptu shopping … Continue reading Style – A New Look for Autumn
Today is the day I would have been due to return to work after maternity leave. I took a year off when I had Benjamin as I knew my decision of whether to return to work or stay home would be a difficult one. The thing is, I like having a job. It gives me … Continue reading I’m a Stay at Home Mum and My Loneliness is Suffocating Me