Throwback Thursday – Losing Friends 

So I can count my total friends on my fingers… And those best friends, that you can count on for absolutely anything, can call when it comes crashing down, can rely on no matter what? I’ve probably got one, two at the most.  When I was younger, like most people, I was surrounded by lots of ‘friends’, there was a big group of us and it was nice to feel...

Throwback Thursday – My Mum and Me 

Last night I had an awful dream. I dreamt that my mum had died and I was left without her.  I have a good idea as to why I dreamt this, I had just been to see Me Before You at the cinema with my mum and this combined to bring me my bad dream.  The thing is, as much as this was just an unpleasant dream for me fortunately,...

Throwback Thursday – 10 Things I Miss Since Becoming a Mum 

So last night I went out for a much needed catch up meal with my ‘mum’ friends, the girls I met at antenatal classes when pregnant with Carly.  During the meal, we discussed the usual mummy kind of things that no longer phase us during eating such as toilet habits of our offspring and how little sleep we got the night before.  So for this week’s throwback post, I thought...

Throwback Thursday – My Childhood Body Issues 

People blame the media for young girls having problems with how they look and striving to be skinny and to some extent I do agree but I had issues with my body at a young age and as far as I can remember, it wasn’t brought about by the media. I grew up in a time before smartphones and constant access to celebrity gossip.  The photo below was taken when...