HappyDays Linky #32 - What Katy Said

HappyDays Linky #32

Welcome to HappyDays! If you are new then take a look here. I co-host this linky with Jenna (Tiny Footsteps) so please do remember to go over to her post and say hi! We want to inspire you to make the best out of every day, appreciate the little things in life and have happy days.

The weeks are just whizzing by aren’t they? I just want to thank all of you so much for linking up each week, your support really means the world to us. It is so nice to see people seeing the best in every day, even when some days may not be the happiest. Even seeing one good thing can make you feel better can’t it?

Ok over to my week, thankfully we are finally free of illness so it has been better all round!

Out & About

We went shopping on Tuesday with my mum, not for any reason in particular but we just needed to get out of the house. We went to Asda to try out this new trolley cover we were sent, I did get some funny looks but Little G really enjoyed sitting in comfort. WP_20150519_006On Thursday we travelled down the M25 to meet up with Aby and Baby from You Baby Me Mummy. It is so lovely meeting up with blogger friends you chat to every day. If you haven’t heard, Aby and I, along with another fantabulous blogger Hannah, are setting up a new blog– just for you! We are so excited to unveil it to everyone, hopefully you will like it too.

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Fun at Home

Oh it is so nice not being poorly! We have managed to have lots of fun and I will be sharing more in our themed week post on Monday. We have been painting most days, I have decided I hate washing up paint pots so am just squirting paint onto paper and then chucking it away after haha! Probably not the best thing for trees and the environment but for my sanity it is fab!

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Time for Me

I have no spare time at all at the minute, with 2 linkys and 2 blogs my life is all about keeping afloat. You may think I am mad taking it all on but really it is just the fact we are building a blog from scratch and maintaining our own blogs at the same time, that is the problem. Once the new blog is up and running it will be much calmer.

My Happiest Moment

One evening we were waiting for Mr F to come home and both girls were ready for bed, they snuggled either side of me and I just sat there thinking ‘I am a mum’. The feeling was so overwhelming. I love them more than anything and moments like that are so precious.

Next week I would like to..

Think about what I am going to wear for Britmums. I know I want to wear a dress but I don’t have anything suitable and I definitely don’t have any shoes posh enough! Helllllllp!!!

Your turn & Rules

 What Katy Said


1. Grab our badge and add it to your post.

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4. We will comment on every post and if you share it on Twitter- mentioning us and using #HappyDaysLinky, Jenna and I will retweet it .

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We want this linky to inspire you to make the most of every day. Share your week and maybe you will inspire others to have happy days.

Of course you are welcome to link up any posts celebrating anything you have done in the week. 

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36 Comments

  • Reply
    Jodie
    May 23, 2015 at 7:06 am

    Most people were in trainers and jeans last time. I’m going to wear a floral dress each day with heels. That’s just me though.

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      Katy
      May 23, 2015 at 8:46 am

      I might go more casual for the Saturday but I want to make the most of me time on the Friday haha!

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    Louise
    May 23, 2015 at 7:18 am

    I love your happiest moment this week – moments like that are so wonderful aren’t they? Love that trolley cover and looking forward to your new blog being launched, sounds very exciting. So glad you are all feeling better this week and hope you have a lovely weekend. Thanks for hosting #HappyDaysLinky

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    You Baby Me Mummy
    May 23, 2015 at 7:37 am

    It was so lovely to see you hun, we must do it more often xxx

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    Lisa@intotheglade
    May 23, 2015 at 8:25 am

    Ahhh!! Your happiest moment, lovely x Also lovely picture of all the girls, they are all so gorgeous with their sun hats on. Can’t wait to read the new blog. Thanks for hosting xx

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    Becky, Cuddle Fairy
    May 23, 2015 at 8:40 am

    I’m so glad your house is germ-free! I wrote the same thing, it makes all the difference. We received that same trolley cover and are trying it out today! I’m excited to see what my daughter thinks of it. And yes, biting the handle and locking device is soooo gross!! Thanks for hosting another week of this lovely linky #happydays xx

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    MudpieFridays
    May 23, 2015 at 9:23 am

    Yey – glad to hear you are back to normal 🙂 I love the painting photo of Little L holding her hand up covered in paint it just sums up painting to me! I want to try and take a similar photo of Monkey now 🙂 Your new blog sounds amazing.. will be definitely hooking up once its live. Have a great weekend. xx #HappyDaysLinky

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    Random Musings
    May 23, 2015 at 11:32 am

    Sounds like a good week. Very excited for the new blog 🙂 Thank you for hosting #happydays
    Debbie
    http://www.myrandommusings.blogspot.com

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    Hannah Atkinson
    May 23, 2015 at 2:56 pm

    That sounds like a busy yet lovely week. I love your happy moment. Those quiet cuddles when you can just feel the love travelling between you, are the best. Linking up for the first time. Thank you

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    Sarah Christie
    May 23, 2015 at 9:02 pm

    Good luck with your new venture it sounds great, and sounds like you have had a good week, that trolley cover is a great idea too x

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    Lauren | Belle du Brighton
    May 24, 2015 at 9:52 am

    Ahh glad you met lovely Aby! I hope next week is as good for you, and I am planning on just being comfortable at Britmums, as i’ll have a little baby with me so no heels! haha

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    Harry's Honest Mummy
    May 24, 2015 at 1:56 pm

    I don’t know how you do it. Totally in awe of how you juggle everything. perhaps your next blog could give us all some tips? Have a fab time at Britmums, and I can’t wait to see the new collaboration.

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    Vickie
    May 24, 2015 at 5:06 pm

    Oh and I’m glad to hear that you’re all finally feeling better and have shaken off the lurgy!

    It looks like you all had a wonderful time meeting up with Aby and Baby. I love the photos of the three girls together. Love the hats too!

    I’m looking forward to the launch of your new blog too! Good luck!

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    Katrina Chambers
    May 24, 2015 at 7:50 pm

    Aby has convinced me to go to Britmums (along with some gentle nudges from a few other lovely bloggers), so I should be there too, and look forward to meeting you! I intend to wear jeans and comfy shoes, but I am a casual kinda gal. Good luck finding a dress. Look forward to seeing your new blog – very exciting!
    Kat x

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    Caroline
    May 24, 2015 at 10:29 pm

    Your happiest moment is lovely, I had a similar moment this evening before the kids went to bed.
    Good luck with the new blog, im looking forward to seeing it, you must be super busy, but it will all be worth it I’m sure.

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:22 pm

      I really hope we manage to pull it all off! x

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    Pen
    May 24, 2015 at 11:54 pm

    Good luck with the new blog. It sounds very exciting. I will look out for it. x

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:21 pm

      Thank you, I am so excited! x

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    Shannon
    May 25, 2015 at 6:56 am

    I think that the water you save from not washing paint pots makes your paint-on-paper technique just as – if not more – environmentally friendly. At least, that’s what I’d tell myself. 🙂 I love the green-hand photo.
    Good luck with the new blog project – and deciding on a dress!

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:19 pm

      Haha love it Shannon!! x

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    Nadia - ScandiMummy
    May 25, 2015 at 1:39 pm

    Hi Katy,

    Just linked up with you and Jenna for the first time. Love the Happy Days theme – my post might be a little more abstract but about happiness all the same.

    I’m contemplating what to wear for BritMums Live too – my first time going!! All so exciting if a little nerve wracking! Hope we get to say hi in person.

    Glad you and your family are well, I unfortunately have caught tonsillitis 🙁 As long as my baby boy escapes all is good though. He’s on my lap at the moment, so hoping I’ve followed all the steps – easy to get distracted when you are doing things one handed.

    Nadia – ScandiMummy xx

    PS. commentluv said there was an error, not quite sure what happened

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:16 pm

      Hi Nadia, I am so late commenting but I loved your post and chose it for this week’s featured post as it made me cry xx

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    Unhinged Mummy (aka Janine Woods)
    May 25, 2015 at 2:12 pm

    Wow, another blog! I have a hard enough time keeping up with my little blog. My family just keeps getting in the way 😉
    I look forward to checking out your new one though so will keep my eyes peeled!

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:15 pm

      I am probably mad haha! x

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    Jenna
    May 26, 2015 at 1:01 pm

    Looking forward to seeing the new blog – can’t wait to see what you ladies have come up with. Exciting!

    Oh my word, I hadn’t even thought about what I’m going to wear to Britmums?!? Aghhhh. I’ve been so focused on the wedding that it’s not really been on my mind. I’m thinking a dress too though. Might wear my blue brogues too.

    Jenna at Tinyfootsteps xx

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:11 pm

      I have been looking in the shops but nothing stands out- problem is that we have nothing to go on. Maybe we need to look at last years photos! x

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    Elaine @ Entertaining Elliot
    May 26, 2015 at 8:18 pm

    Wow you sound like a very busy lady! Love the pic with the painted hands, I’m not brave enough to have messy paint play at home like that 😉 xx #happydays

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:09 pm

      I am on edge the whole time I have to admit! x

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    Jess
    May 26, 2015 at 9:20 pm

    Aw, I love the photo of your girls in their matching hats, they are just adorable 🙂 Love your happiest moment, really made me smile. Lots of luck with the new blog xx

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:08 pm

      Thanks Jess, I am so excited for it! x

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    francesca govier
    May 26, 2015 at 9:58 pm

    So glad to here you are feeling better..
    Your happiest moment is just wonderful! xx

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:08 pm

      Thanks Francesca x

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    Donna O'Toole
    May 26, 2015 at 10:58 pm

    Ah, what a lovely happy week. I love the trolley cover – what a snazzy baby idea (though I struggle to remember a carrier bag, I don’t think I’d ever had remembered to take a trolley cover when my girls were bubbas!) Can’t wait for Britmums and I’ve no idea what to wear either, it seems I’m not alone! Hope to meet you there :o)

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 9:08 pm

      Come and find me if you can, I am too shy to find anyone haha! I am terrible for remembering to take bags too- not sure what I will do when it becomes compulsory! x

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    Rosie @ Little Fish
    May 29, 2015 at 1:38 am

    Aw, love your happiest moment. Being a mummy is the best thing. Thanks for hosting this – I totally meant to link up days ago, but then the week happened! Better late than never! Excited to hear about the new blog project. x

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      Katy
      May 30, 2015 at 8:47 pm

      Better late than never indeed 🙂 x

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