Perfection is something we all strive to achieve in life. We want the perfect house, the perfect job to have perfect hair and perfect eyebrows. Then kids come along. You realise that the house will probably be a mess until the kids grow up and move out. Your job takes a backseat, (provided your not… Continue reading Perfection
Recently I was sent some beautiful products from a small business based in Fife where all the products are handmade, vegan, cruelty free and kind to sensitive skin. I've followed the company for a while and enjoyed watching it grow and understandably was super excited when given the opportunity to test and review the wonderful… Continue reading Willow and plum
Happy kindness day! I personally feel kindness is something we should all work at involving into our everyday. If one day dedicated to being nice to others helps others feel the same then I'm all for celebrating such days. It's easy to be kind. Too easy infact. It takes nothing to smile at a person,… Continue reading Kindness Giveaway!
Recently I took on alot of things at one time. If I'm honest that sentence is the quote of my life. I decided to plan more than my brain could take and spent weeks emailing and arranging lots of things whilst working two jobs, trying to keep my family life going, find time to sleep,… Continue reading Regrouping
It's been a busy few weeks. Work is prepping for our collaboration launch, princessing has boomed, march of the mummies is two sleeps away, Halloween is just around the corner (you must make time for festivities) the house has been full of the cold, finances have been the hot topic to deal with. I had… Continue reading What now?
A few weeks ago, against my better judgement I did something I really knew I shouldn't have done. I went out of my way to watch something I knew could trigger me. The baby went to bed without much fuss which was a huge relief, So I thought I'd unwind with good old Netflix. Now… Continue reading BIG mistake
Recently the wonderful people at Black and White Publishing sent us a book to read and review ahead of the release on the 10th of October. I cannot tell you how excited we were to be given this opportunity, not only because we love to read but also because this story takes place in our… Continue reading Maggie’s mittens.
So this week my little girl rascal officially took her first steps. Over the past few weeks she's braved a step or two but then given up or not really realised what it was she had done. But this week she has gone full throttle and is toddling like a pro. My heart has swollen… Continue reading Shes walking!
So this week marks the first of our birthday books reviews. We love reading in our house so naturally we got the monkey a hefty selection of books for her first birthday to build her library. That and we were pretty much guaranteed big crazy gifts from family and friends (all of which she loves)… Continue reading Books Books Books
This week has been a tough one. I've been filled with so much guilt, been feeling so unbelievably upset, completely emotional in ways I'm not usually and irrationality worried over everything. I can't seem to shift this feeling even though deep down I know I'm doing nothing wrong. I'm parenting in the exact way that… Continue reading Mama guilt