Sunday fun day

This morning we awoke to the most beautiful weather, sitting in the garden seeing the half moon and sun out just put me in a great mood. We managed to have some chill out time this morning with the kids, whilst we cooked breakfast. I was on the egg station, making my famous fried runny…

9 days before the holiday

This is the last day for double digits for the count Down to our first family holiday. Last minute panic attack took hold of me this evening as I double checked our premier Inn at north terminal in Gatwick airport. I decided to look on their website to make sure we had our booking for…

Finding Confidence

Last night I sat comfortably in my second-hand-charity-shop-bargain arm chair, only hoping that it was my turn to choose a film for the night. After watching a disappointing sequel to Equaliser I craved to watch one of the films on my “must watch hit list”. Gratefully I took the remote and finally sat down to…

Decades of development

The season every year is apon us, no it’s not Easter nor is it Christmas. It’s baby season, every year we flick through our Facebook home page, and to welcome us are pregnancy announcements. Numerous amount of scan pictures plague our screens, don’t get me wrong I don’t mind at all. I love seeing little…

Changing your path

Since I’ve had Teddy I have realised that I cannot keep working in retail till retirement. The fact is I need a sense of duty and purpose in my life. I need to feel like I’m helping people, not just helping them choose the “right spectacles”. I would love to try an make an impact…

Fighting the Fat

Since I was 17 I pushed myself to be thinner, physically fitter and well all round boss-ass-bitch. I wanted to join the army at that point I was determined to push myself to be the best. I ate healthy food, worked out in moderation. But before I knew it, it became an obsession. I ate…

Nearing the Holiday

So as I am writing this, it is now 18 days till our first family holiday abroad. And I am crapping myself! I know I should be excited but I am a obsessive over-thinker, I over analyse every possible situation. Possible kidnapping Head injuries caused by slippy surfaces €250 on emergency care Sidney running away…