2017-10-17
Guest Post

Staying Youthful as a Mum: Beauty Secrets at Home

Staying Youthful as a Mum Beauty secrets at home being a mum is like becoming a ‘jack of all trades’ – you’re ready to do anything or become anyone for the sake of your children, anytime, anywhere. Consequently, these circumstances bring a lot of stress and pressure. Many mums tend to forget to care for
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Dear Future Husband – a relationship with a plot twist

Dear Future Husband, whoever you may be, You know that part in the vows, in sickness and in health, well, I need to talk to you about that bit. I have what is called an invisible illness. On the outside I look fine. I go about my daily activities like most people do, only over
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13 Reasons Why – Does it encorrage suicide for teens?

Please note – this post contains spoilers and discussion for the TV show 13 Reasons Why and discusses teen suicide and bullying. If this is any way upsetting for you, please read something more light hearted on my blog. The latest Netflix original series, 13 Reasons Why, follows the life, and afterlife of troubled teen,
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Being single and why that is ok for me

It turns out I am not everyone’s cup of tea. I don’t pretend to be something I am not and sometimes my honesty can get me into difficult situations. I am who I am and it has taken me some time and through a number of difficult times to actually come to love who I
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Hygge life - journaling and mugs of tea

This is your chance to shine

I procrastinate. I will admit it. I procrastinate and I sometimes need a kick up the arse to get motivated again.  I think we all have these moments at some time or another. For creative types it can come more frequently than we would like to admit.  It is easy to push things to one
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January 2017 Round Up

We are one month into the new year already and I have already seen count downs to halloween and Christmas. The shops are full of easter eggs and the first lot of daffodils are blooming. Still no snow, but it is the UK and we can easily get snow in June.  The start of the
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Let’s talk Hygge

Over the last year or so you may have seen this strange Danish word knocking around online and in books. You would be forgiven for expecting it to be a new piece of must have furniture from a designer brand or just a mash of keys pressed in anger. In fact it is neither, and
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Creativity and Self Doubt

There are days when I love what I do.  Its not a normal 9 – 5 job and the unexpected can arise from anywhere – an event to attend, the post man with a parcel, a blog post online which really moves you.  But with a job not being normal, there comes peaks and troughs
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When being alone is hard work

If you have children you will know that having alone time as a parent is worth its weight in gold. It’s blissful, the quiet, no questions asked time out where you do not have to worry – although you do, you are a parent after all, and that is our job. If you, like I
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The Sunday Chart run down of a Fibromyalgia Sufferer

I know the charts are on Fridays now, but to me a Sunday afternoon would always be reserved for listening to the radio because you knew in those 3 hours, your current favourite song would be played during the top 40.  With fond memories of those good Sunday afternoons, here is my top ten current
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