5 Things I’m Looking Forward to About September

I have made no secret of the fact that my mental health suffers as autumn rolls around and the days get shorter, the weather gloomier and the nights longer. I do get a little worried as August ends, that I am going to struggle, but I also don’t want my mental illness to define who I am and I try and focus on the positives and all the things I...

5 Things I’m Looking Forward to This Autumn

You may have noticed by now that I have been more than a little excited about autumn over the past few weeks. Autumn is a strange one for me. It is one of my favourite seasons, with the beautiful colours of nature, the fun events (Halloween and Bonfire night personal favourites), the cosy knits and excuse to wear boots with everything and the promise of Christmas just around the corner....

Style – The Perfect Autumn Coat

Well, after a few weeks of getting into the spirit, it is finally officially actually autumn and I am here for it. Although the weather still can’t seem to make its mind up, I went ahead and bought myself a nice warm coat for the change of season and I have had so many compliments about it since wearing it in public and also sharing a snap me wearing it...

5 Things I Love about This Time of Year 

Autumn is definitely one of my favourite seasons. Although my depression can worsen when the days get darker, I still love this time of year. It’s a very busy time for us, with lots of birthdays and the excitement of Christmas just around the corner.  These are five things I love about this time of year…  Autumn Walks   I love going walks when the leaves start falling from the...

My Monthly Plans – November 

I can’t believe how quickly October went! I think it’s because I was wishing time away at the start as I wanted baby Benjamin to be born, and then after he was born time has flown with Ed’s paternity leave going by in the blink of an eye.  I’m looking forward to November as it’s a month full of birthday celebrations for our family, and is one step closer to...