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Poppy’s operation day!

So today was the day that Poppy gets spayed. It's been booked for weeks but we have all been getting a little nervous knowing it was approaching and today as I walked her to the vets at 8.30 I was trying to be as normal as possible but I wondered if the nerves were travelling… Continue reading Poppy’s operation day!

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Love on the rocks 

So today I found out about a challenge called love on the rocks, the idea is you decorate a rock and hide it somewhere for someone to find.  Your rock can have any design you want on and I've seen them ranging from Batman to Minions, flowers to unicorns and love hearts!  On the back… Continue reading Love on the rocks 

Blogger · Changes · goals · Parenting · reflection · Uncategorized · working life

Why do I feel like I’m the only one standing still?

So today I feel flat, not upset, not emotional, not stressed just flat. I'm not sure if it's my brother moving to Japan for a year, I had a small cry yesterday morning when I wrote him a little goodbye post, a long term colleague leaving announcing he's leaving, Me turning down an offer of… Continue reading Why do I feel like I’m the only one standing still?

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Single Mum strength for one week only!

So for the next 7 days I am officially a single Mum! Scott has gone away on his yearly windsurfing trip with his Dad so it's just me and my girl all week! This means a few things,  We can stay up late watching Princess filled Disney films, the kind that boys don't really want… Continue reading Single Mum strength for one week only!

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Why Pinterest style rooms don’t have to cost the earth 

So recently we decided it was time for a change in my daughter's playroom. As she approaches her 8th birthday she is growing out of the Peppa Pig beauty station and Winnie the Pooh pictures so we wanted to design her a room that she could grow with over the next few years.  Now I'm… Continue reading Why Pinterest style rooms don’t have to cost the earth