Yesterday I was ready to jack all this in. Writing that is! Wailing to the tune of not enough time to do it all. Then today thanks to rain, and a two hour delay on the a14 resulting in me turning around for a work from home day I had a good think. Plus my… Continue reading Had a wobble
Sunday night, its before 8pm and I'm in my pjs. Am I getting old? Looking at my life I have stated to enjoy a simplistic but more educated life. I appreciate learning and exploring. Personally I think I'm a closet Countryfile presenter. I thoroughly enjoy this programme as I learn so much to the point… Continue reading Am I getting old?
A week off work used to be relaxing by the side of a pool, reading a book and sipping a cocktail. Not this year and most likely not to happen for quite sometime. This week is all about paying for building regulations, organising a BBQ, working out if our new house actually has cavity wall… Continue reading A holiday that isn’t a holiday.
Doesn't mean I'm not writing. My head is full of ideas but lack of time is my nemesis. Other things get in the way. Life. I'm not moaning. Far from it. I love being busy spending time with the family, sorting the house out and other bits and pieces. I went to the library and… Continue reading Lack of writing
Dreaming what you want to be when you grow up is meant to happen when you are small right? Choices made at the early age. To do the right exams and get the right grades to land that dream job. I did that. And I got a law degree. It's been over 10 years since… Continue reading Realisation of a dream.
Ha! Self doubt. I know all about that in bucket loads. It's true no one is perfect, because perfect isn't real. This week has been full of ups and downs: Ups Finally succeeded in a target at work We had wees in the potty Got to my first target of writing 20,000 words in my… Continue reading How to banish self doubt.
Published 19th July 2017 I'll be honest I am already a fan of Ali's books so knew what to expect. The story follows Ren, a property finder for VIP clients. Her current client takes Ren and her assistant Kiki to the emerald Isle to find the perfect house for his retirement. Checking into a hotel isn't… Continue reading Book Review – Summer of Serendipity by Ali McNamara
Someone who is pregnant for the first time asked me what the terrible twos are like... I didn't want to give the the honest truth otherwise that baby will never be born! So I said I'll write a blog post on tips on how to get through. Please bear in mind my monkey is only… Continue reading Tips on dealing with a two year old.
I wrote a piece called the comparison mum a while ago and still to this day I hear it happening more and more. Friday I go to a toddler group. A group filled with love, cake and my daughter's favourite thing.... Biscuits. Mums and dads bring their children to this group. Apart from that similarity… Continue reading Who are we to judge?
Argh! Day one and I hate it already. We have a nearly two and a half year old so recently we have started to introduce the potty. She's hated it, mostly using it as a thing to stand in or on. Just getting her to have her nappy off longer than a nappy change has… Continue reading Potty training.