A few months ago I found a little lump in my breast.....slight moment of panic. A few days later......it was gone......sigh of relief. A few weeks later.....it was back.......moment of: what the heck do I do now!?! To be perfectly honest, the temptation to just ignore it was pretty strong. I spent a couple of … Continue reading I wasn’t scared……well, maybe a little
Yesterday morning I was all ready to sit down and write a post about how tiring and not nice my day was on Friday. Being a mummy is the best things in the world and I wouldn't have it any other way, but there are days when you're so tired, when the kiddos are so … Continue reading Not so bad, considering
Well, not really. So what is your point then, I hear you ask. I tell you what my point is, my point is we eat too much meat and dairy. All of us (well apart from the veggies and vegans amongst us of course). I was raised on a 90% vegetarian diet and I can … Continue reading So you want to be a vegan?
Living in a different country from where you grew up is without a doubt difficult at times. No matter how hard you try, you will miss birthdays, weddings, parties, summer bbq's and afternoons of endless cups of tea with your sister or best friend. No matter how big or small the occasion, it's hard. It … Continue reading I just don’t know what to say…
Sometimes I forget that my body is just not capable of doing certain things. Sometimes I forget that I was the girl who could only stop running by falling over. Sometimes I forget that I was the girl who had no balance whatsoever. Sometimes I forget I was the girl who had to practice for days be … Continue reading Failure is not an option
I will tell you how relaxing a spa day is. It is amazing, mega, super duper, fantastic, awesomely relaxing. My lovely husband got me a voucher for a spa day for two for my birthday, including a massage, facial, manicure and a two course lunch. Brilliant! I wasn't able to go earlier in the year (as … Continue reading How relaxing is a spa day?
I'm not usually one to moan about the weather, I like all seasons (although I do have a soft spot for spring) including winter. I don't mind the cold, I like the cozy atmosphere the cold creates inside. I also like a bit of snow, it makes everything pretty and is lots of fun to … Continue reading Snow……really?!?
If you're a big fan of Valentine's day and the cards roses and candlelit dinners that come with it......this is not the post for you. I personally don't like the day, not because I don't like to be treated by my husband, of course I do, but because I have a problem with the forced … Continue reading Valentine’s day date
Today I have the pleasure of introducing a guest post from Larry, yesterday my guest post appeared on his blog, so today it is his turn to appear on mine. I have been following his blog for a while now and I'm a big fan. Check out his blog on Me, Myself and Kids. Larry, … Continue reading The End of The Knight
A lot of people reflect on their year at the end of the year, I like to do it on my birthday (or in this case the day after). I turned 35 yesterday and had a great day. One of my best friends treated me to a lunch with some of my lovely colleagues. When … Continue reading Surely getting old is better than dying young?!?!