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Trevor and I

Natural ways to overcome Mental Illness

Regular readers will know that I suffer with Postnatal Depression and Anxiety.  Only recently I commented on how good I have been feeling and then, lo and behold, my mental health hits a new low.  Just out-of-the-blue, and for no…

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Date Night Ideas to enjoy at Home

In 2 years, Trevor and I have enjoyed a date night just 3 times.  We love spending time together but since having children, it’s been a bit of a challenge.  Time, money and childcare all playing a part.…

My Top 5 Posts of 2016

Last year, was a very busy year for our family.  We celebrated Jack’s first birthday, welcomed our gorgeous baby boy Hudson, and began to consider some plans for our wedding.  I thought I’d take a look back at the year’s top…

PND and Me: Looking to 2017

You may have read my previous post about my fight with Postnatal Depression, following the birth of Hudson.  Thankfully, I noticed all the signs straight away and sought help.…

New Years Resolutions For Mums

Most people spend the next few weeks exercising and dieting, shortly before forgetting about their New Year’s resolutions altogether.  As a Mum, it is safe to say that my resolutions will be somewhat different this coming year.…

Baby Brain

My best baby brain moments

Baby Brain does exist.  I’ve suffered with it since my pregnancy with Jack, although, I’m sure those who know me would suggest I’ve been absentminded since I was a baby myself. …

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Postnatal Depression and Me

Depression is scary, it creeps out of nowhere and attacks you at your most vulnerable.…

The beginning of a family love story…

I could never imagine myself with my own little family, ‘The clock is ticking, don’t leave it too long’ and ‘one day you’ll change your mind’ is what people would say when I told them that I did not want…

40 before 40 – My Bucket List

With only 6 years to go until I turn the big 40, I have decided to write a bucket list of 40 things that I would like to do before I reach my next birthday milestone. …