So July is coming to an end, which means it's time to tally up my miles walked for this month. With our trip to the Peak District and more days with T because of the summer holidays I felt like I was doing pretty well and it seems I wasn't wrong. July came in with… Continue reading Miles walked in July and a hen do reunion!
These days there is such a pressure to be happy all the time. As a mother, wife, friend, co-worker, neighbour people have come to expect a smiling face and willing conversation. Everyday we are interacting with people for hours of our day, even if it's a quick hello at the school gates, stopping to talk… Continue reading Monday mood
So it's been a pretty great weekend! Summer holidays always brings pressure with what to do that's interesting, but doesn't cost a fortune, and makes T feel like this is what summer holidays are all about. So we started off with Thursday, we did a spot of food shopping in the morning and then it… Continue reading A great start to the summer holidays!
Linkin Park were a band I loved from the release of their first album Hybrid Theory in 2000. Their music was like nothing else I had ever enjoyed listening to before, Their lyrics were so powerful and the delivery by Chester Bennington was mesmerizing. They made me want to play the CD over and over… Continue reading Chester Bennington a life lost
So today I had my 6 week tightening and at first it all seemed like it was going fairly straightforward but then my lovely orthodontist started taking an awfully long time to look at my top teeth. She was swivelling her chair from behind me to the front and back, moving my lips up and… Continue reading Adult Braces- 8 months in
So last weekend we spent the weekend in a beautiful part of England when we travelled to the Peak District National Park for our Wedding anniversary. We have visited other National Parks before so were looking forward to lots of beautiful scenery, quaint villages and long walks and the trip did not disappoint! We stayed… Continue reading Trip to the Peak District
Exactly 1 year ago today I became a wife. I remember the day like it was yesterday, the nerves, the excitement, the pride at walking down the aisle with my Dad by my side then into the hands of my future husband and then elation at walking down the aisle knowing we had done it,… Continue reading Reasons I love being married- 1 year today.
It's so hard to believe that Sunday next week I will have been married a year! All the planning and build up and then the most wonderful day and now our first anniversary is fast approaching! We have a trip planned to the Peak District next weekend then will be back on our anniversary to… Continue reading Revisiting our wedding venue, one hot week and some Wimbledon!
So after a slow June when it comes to walking it's fair to say I am well and truly back on it! Having walked 17 miles since Friday this evening is officially rest day! We have been back on everything this week, back on the rainbow eating and we are all really feeling good about… Continue reading Back on it!
When we brought this tiny fluffy puppy home in September we knew we would love her enormously but we had no way of knowing the impact she would have on our lives. Poppy has filled a space in our family we didn't even know was there. She has grown different bonds with each of us… Continue reading Poppy is 1!