Summer Sale Loves

Paper straw sun hat
Sunglasses
Hole-patterned shopper
Wide corduroy trousers
BASIC T-SHIRT
Selected Femme stripe midi skirt
Ichi pleated skirt
Lace dress
POLKA DOT PLEATED SKIRT
RIPPED DENIM MINI SKIRT
RUFFLED FLORAL PRINT SKIRT
Paper straw sun hat
Sunglasses
Hole-patterned shopper
Wide corduroy trousers
BASIC T-SHIRT
Selected Femme stripe midi skirt
Ichi pleated skirt
Lace dress
POLKA DOT PLEATED SKIRT
RIPPED DENIM MINI SKIRT
RUFFLED FLORAL PRINT SKIRT

When Terrorism gets Personal

Yesterday morning I cried on the drive into work. Waking to such terrible news filled me with an overwhelming sadness. I can only imagine the agony a parent most feel at the loss of a child but for someone to take them in such a barbaric way must be like pure torture. It’s a depressing…

Father’s Day Gift Guide – A Gift For Every Dad

With father’s day just over a month away (FYI 18th June), I’ve already started to pull together a few gift ideas. This year will be Ryan’s second father’s day and just like last year, I plan on making plenty of fuss. Of course there will be breakfast in bed. We’ll probably go out for some…

That’s not my Daddy…

He’s doing the ironing.   That’s not my Daddy. He’s putting the milk away. That’s not my Daddy. He’s turning off the light. That’s not my Daddy. He’s putting petrol in the car. That’s not my Daddy. He’s waking up when the baby cries. That’s my Daddy! He’s getting shouted at by Mommy.   Did…

Couch to 5k – One Mama on a Mission

I hate exercise! That’s any form of exercise; gym classes, weight training, running, swimming. I hate them all. Obviously I’m aware of the benefits of exercise but quite frankly I don’t have time. Yes I’m one of those people. The people who say they don’t have time to work out but have plenty of time…

Bank Holidays With Kids VS Bank Holidays Without Kids

Once upon a time bank holidays were all about getting away. Catching up with friends, drinking one too many and not feeling guilty about spending Sunday in bed. Add your offspring to the equation and suddenly the outlook doesn’t look so promising! Going to the pub… Before the arrival of your darling children you’d spend…

The Big Brother Questionnaire

If you’re a regular visiter to my blog you’ve probably stumbled across at least one edition of the Pregnancy Diaries. Written by my close friend Kerrie, the series gave us an insight into life with a bump. After the arrival of baby Jack I was keen to have a blogging catch up. Kerrie’s done her…

Buying a Home – Will we Ever be Homeowners?

Ten years ago I was sixteen and my biggest worry was having enough money to buy cigarettes and Lambrini on a Friday night. Fast forward a decade. While I may have a finer taste in wine it seems my anxieties have also matured. I no longer fret over wearing the same outfit twice – let’s face…

Returning to Work Without Freaking the ‘F’ Out

Returning to work. Like any parenting milestone it’s a chance for expert procreators to offer you their words of wisdom. At the time you’ll want whack them with the nappy bag [all mothers know that could do some serious damage] and run for the hills while proudly brandishing your SAHM’s rule flag! But once reality…

The White Stork Company – Product Review

A couple of months ago I was aimlessly scrolling through Instagram in a sleepless state when I came across The White Stork Company. They say love at first sight doesn’t exist, well let me tell you they’re wrong! Just one look at their feed and you’ll understand the instant appeal. Brought to life by Jules…

Happy One Hundredth Blog Post- 100 bloggers who I love

   Your eyes do not deceive you! This right here my friends is my one hundredth blog post! Obviously it’s an occasion I simply couldn’t miss so I’m going to be celebrating in style! With virtual bubbly! One of the fantastic things I’ve found about blogging is something which I often hear other bloggers talking…

Guest Post – The Pregnancy Diaries: The arrival of baby S!

Week 41. Baby is HERE!!! Well it finally happened. We got our little wish and our baby was born this week. We always knew there was a possibility it would happen this week. Regardless of what the baby wanted as we had a back-up plan, an elective c section booked for 03rd April. The week…

Ways to Remember Your Baby’s 1st Birthday

Your child’s 1st birthday is a special and momentous occasion. It marks their transition from baby to toddler and brings with it the excitement of new milestones. It’s an thrilling time that you’ll look back on for years to come. So what’s the best way to remember your baby’s 1st birthday? Last month Rory turned…