It’s not you, it’s them… or is it?

The last few weeks I have become more and more anxious, in real life and here on my blog. I don’t imagine I am the only one to ever feel this way but basically …. nobody likes me. Or at least that is how I am feeling right now. Even saying it out loud it sounds silly as I have …

When you realise you’ve eaten all the pies…

Do you ever catch a glimpse of yourself as you walk down the frozen aisle in the supermarket? Well I get my shopping delivered so I have totally missed that reflection bombshell! My goodness me I have definitely eaten all the pies in this house! Having children has given me more body confidence than I ever had as a teen. …

I’m sorry but my kids just aren’t naughty

Do you know the thing people say most often when they see me marching along with my brood.. ‘Oh you’ve got your work cut out there’ What they are really trying to say is ‘I bet they run rings round you’, ‘I bet they are difficult to control’ etc etc… I used to nod and smile, say ‘yeh they are …

Find Your #MumTribe with Meet Other Mums

When I first had Gracie I was incredibly lonely, I’ve written about that before, the long empty days that stretched out for months on end. It took me until she was over a year old to pluck up the courage to do anything about it, but I so wish I had done something sooner. I was recently contacted by the lovely Sally …

Overcoming The Loneliness of Motherhood

I’ve been there, I know exactly how you are feeling. Actually I am still there sometimes, I’m not sure the loneliness ever leaves you when you become a mother does it? Weird really, seeing as the moment you become a mother you are never alone ever again. They are there from the moment they wake up to the moment they …

It’s 4am And I’m Awake

I wrote this because, well, because Ive been there too. xx It’s 4am and I’m awake It’s 4am and I’m awake. You’ve woken up again and I am exhausted. I shush you and rock you and wish you’d go back to sleep. I’d give anything to have a decent nights sleep. Why can’t you be like the other babies, I hear they are sleeping …

To The First Time Mum

To The First Time Mum, It is such an exciting time isn’t it? Not long to go now and that little bundle will be here and as much as the last few weeks of pregnancy will really drag, it will all be worth it in the end I promise. So while you are sitting around waiting for the big day to …