You may notice that I haven't posted for a little while now, and that's ok, because we all need to take a bit of time out sometimes. I've been busy trying to figure out what I want to do, how and when. During this time, everything had been paused. My coursework hasn't been touched for… Continue reading Taking time out.
Before having children I had my own opinions of what I thought I would and wouldn't do when I had my own. Now I have Amelia and Lilly my opinions and views on certain things have changed so much. Dummies I always thought I would never give either of my children a dummy. I always… Continue reading Things I never thought I’d do as a mama
Motivation can be one of the hardest things when it comes to getting up of the sofa and being active, especially if you're like me and only really have the time to workout in the evenings when your kids are in bed. My main motivation is when I look at photos of myself, anywhere from… Continue reading How I stay motivated to workout
It's another long one folks, to read the beginning of Amelia's DDH journey click here. After a nights stay in hospital, Amelia was discharged and we were so relieved to be able to get home. Amelia was so happy as soon as we got outside the hospital doors she was smiling again. The journey home… Continue reading Amelias DDH journey, life in a cast
YUM! A typical evening meal for us usually must be something quick and easy, yet healthy. Recently I've been purchasing the Schwartz sauce sachet for various meals. The latest one being Thai green curry, something neither me or hubby had tried before. Following the instructions on the back I started by preparing everything. I diced… Continue reading Schwartz: Thai green curry
Boy don't we all know how hard it can be to entertain a toddler sometimes! Salt dough is a fantastic activity for children of all ages, it helps them learn different textures and lets them get creative. How to make salt dough: Ingredients: 2 cups of all-purpose flour, 1 cup salt, 3/4 cup water, 2… Continue reading Salt Dough fun
I hope you're all enjoying my posts so far. I'm aiming to write an introductory post for each category that I'd like to keep up to date on here. When my husband and I got married in November, the hangover was dreadful and I felt awful. Having seen a few photos from the day, which… Continue reading Getting healthier
Where do I start. It's been a tough ride so far and even though it wasn't quite as hard as we expected, it was still very mentally, physically and 100% emotionally challenging. This will be a long post, please grab a cuppa and put you feet up! Lets start from the beginning, or try to.… Continue reading Amelias DDH journey, the beginning
Eek, I've just submitted my first assignment and having not studied for probably around 10? years, I'm super nervous about it! I've never studied this way before, not from home or even a coursework/assignment based study. In college I studied Art & Design which I'm sure you can imagine, didn't have any coursework based assessments.… Continue reading What I study: the how, the where, the why
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