Every night since she was born I kiss T on the cheek before I go to bed. There is something about tucking her in and kissing those soft cheeks while she murmurs sleepy I love yous that just makes me melt. I'm not sure if it's that smell of little girl and the softness of… Continue reading That goodnight kiss
So my family structure is a little complicated. I have a brother and a sister who are my half siblings - although I have never and will never refer to them as this. My stepdad came into my life when I was a toddler. My parents had separated before I was 1 and my Mum… Continue reading Unwanted family vs wanted family
This week has been a tiring one to be a grown up and it's only Tuesday! Today was the 3rd day of constant rain, not only is this draining in general just walking to school and getting about its even harder with a puppy! It's not just the wet feet and paw prints all over… Continue reading Oh to be 6 again!
So I am a step parent, my husband is a step parent, my daughter has a step mother and the whole thing can sometimes be a minefield. The relationship my daughter has with my husband is amazing, he loves her like his own and she loves him. They laugh, joke, hug, piggyback, make plans, play,… Continue reading Step parenting – the minefield
Ive seen a couple of these leading up to Thanksgiving but even though we don't celebrate it I thought it was a nice idea so here goes, I'm thankful for: My husband - he always know how to make me laugh, even when we are stripping wallpaper after a long day at work! He loves… Continue reading Being Thankful
We have had our cockapoo puppy Poppy for 9 weeks now and she has filled a space in our home we didnt even know was there. Nothing can describe the feeling I get when I see my little T cuddle up to her telling her how much she loves her and Poppy just sits there… Continue reading Our puppy, our new best friend
Well what a difference a day makes, just a couple of days ago and I really wasn't too interested in turning 32 but hey its happened so I have to embrace it! It actually turned out to be a really great day, I was woken with kisses and singing from Scott and the munchkin, then… Continue reading Feeling loved
So tomorrow I turn 32! After a week at work and struggling to find some excitement for my birthday my little person and Scott have well and truly got me looking forward to waking up tomorrow ☺ They have been planning surprises and having secret talks all week and in a few hours I will… Continue reading Turning 32
People often comment that I'm always taking pictures, it's true I'm usually the first one to get my phone out and say let's have a photo, or show me again! My reason behind this comes from my longing to preserve these special moments in time. You see when I was growing up we didn't get… Continue reading Photographs- memories in the making
This is a lovely post I came across today that I just really liked.
What is more beautiful, the sunset or sunrise or could it be for you the deepest forest or the highest mountain. Each of these things calls to us individually, is beautiful in as much as it touches our souls. Beauty cannot be measured, it is of personal choice and appreciation. Each and every one of us witnesses the world in a different way, is inspired and fulfilled in different ways.