Representation Matters

THIS GIRLโ€™S MAMA IS HAPPY TODAY! ๐Ÿ˜ After the school run I went to @sainsburys for some essentials, yes I was brave enough to do the food shop with two tired kids๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿฝ & spotted this @mamalifemagazine ๐Ÿ˜ As a Mama, who works empowering Mamas, & a writer, based in Staffordshire, something tells me this caughtContinue reading “Representation Matters”

You can be happy.

Maybe you need to break up with your boyfriend.. Maybe you need to eat healthier.. Maybe you need to redecorate your home.. Maybe you need to start being creative again, sing, dance, write, draw & paint for fucks sake! Maybe, just maybe with making some small but COMMITTING to changes.. YOU CAN BE HAPPY. Itโ€™sContinue reading “You can be happy.”

You donโ€™t want to think about what you donโ€™t want..

If you think: ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to feel like sh** anymoreโ€™ ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to have anxiety anymoreโ€™ ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to be afraid anymoreโ€™ ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to be skint anymoreโ€™ ๐Ÿ˜•โ€˜I donโ€™t want to be insecure anymoreโ€™.. YOU arenโ€™t going to make the changes you want in your life!! Every time you thinkContinue reading “You donโ€™t want to think about what you donโ€™t want..”

FINALLY THRIVING.

๐ŸŒฟ Look whoโ€™s in the office with Mama again? My baby boy is better than he was, quite chatty today but heโ€™s still under the weather. So he needs to be with me. ๐ŸŒฟ Iโ€™m feeling so grateful that I can be there whenever they need me. That I can take care of my family,Continue reading “FINALLY THRIVING.”

Whatever, Iโ€™m Still FABULOUS!

๐ŸŒฑ I just watched back some footage rom a recent trip to St.Tropez.. I couldnโ€™t help but notice my VPL as I had my costume under my dress, my big arms and my thinning hair at the crown of my oblivious head. ๐ŸŒฟ I wondered how I could edit it most complimentary for our vlog.Continue reading “Whatever, Iโ€™m Still FABULOUS!”

One of those days.

๐ŸŒฟ So this was my day today.. a series of messy mistakes. I forgot the kids had non uniform day, I missed my morning lecture as my daughter needed to see the doctor. I smashed the coffee jar, stalled the car, was late for the afternoon lecture and sweated the whole afternoon. BUT MORE IMPORTANTLY..Continue reading “One of those days.”

A dip. (Hypothyroidism)

๐ŸŒฟ Sharing this from @hypothyroidmom I’m having what I call ‘a dip’. ๐ŸŒฟIt’s just that, things become much more difficult, some impossible. But it’s just that. A dip. I will come back up and carry on, doing all the things I once; for a short while accepted that I wouldn’t be able to do. ๐ŸŒฟContinue reading “A dip. (Hypothyroidism)”

๐ŸŒฟ Exploring, a new season

๐ŸŒฟ As much as I detest the cold. The pain in my hip, the discomfort of shivering, & the inevitable deadly cold sores. ๐Ÿ˜ฉ๐Ÿ˜ท ๐ŸŒฟ I do love being seriously wrapped up and being on a speedy walk in the crisp air with my pooch ๐Ÿถ while my bairns ride their bikes ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿพ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ. ๐ŸŒฟ ThankContinue reading “๐ŸŒฟ Exploring, a new season”

MaxFactor lip set review

๐ŸŒฟ I was so excited to receive this glam lip set from Max Factor to review and create a look! ๐Ÿ’„ ๐ŸŒฟ So here is my #MaxFactorMakeUp look and review, if you’d like to see the video on my YouTube channel just click here. ๐Ÿ’‹ (Product wearing in pictures: Honey Lacquer Floral Ruby) arch?q=Colour+elixir+lipstick&l=grid”>Colour ElixirContinue reading “MaxFactor lip set review”

Captured moments of magic.. #TBT

Throwing it back to 2012. The year I gave birth to my second born. My son, my man, my boy. ๐Ÿ’™  Maternity leave was very much anticipated. Working full time with a one year old to 37weeks pregnant.. I was sooo ready.  I had been fortunate enough to get a new job, a promotion andContinue reading “Captured moments of magic.. #TBT”

Two under two.

Now my son is almost 5 and my daughter is 6 and a half.  They are so independent now that as annoying as trivial needy moments can be, I find myself secretly relishing in them. “Mummy lie in bed with me” “No babe your a big kid now get to sleep night night I loveContinue reading “Two under two.”

My ‘GO TO’ (Dairy Free) Ice Cream ๐Ÿฆ

๐ŸŒฟ This Swedish Glacรฉ ice cream is Dairy Free, and made with soy.  โœ… ๐ŸŒฟ Since my kids have dairy intolerance  I’ve been so pleased to find that my local ASDA store stocks this ice cream in Chocolate & Vanilla! ๐Ÿ˜‹ ๐ŸŒฟ We sometimes have the vanilla one with dairy free chocolate sauce ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿผ SoContinue reading “My ‘GO TO’ (Dairy Free) Ice Cream ๐Ÿฆ”

How I started my day.. (clean eating)ย 

๐ŸŒฟ I have been eating “clean” cutting out processed foods and refined sugar.   ๐ŸŒฟ Yesterday & today I made this smoothie and found it was ACE for KICKING CHOCOLATE CRAVINGS โค๏ธ๐Ÿซ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿป Foods I have cut out: White Potatoes ๐Ÿฅ”โŒ Pasta ๐ŸโŒ Bread ๐ŸžโŒ Biscuits ๐Ÿช, Cakes ๐Ÿฐ, Sweets ๐Ÿฌ etcโŒ Sugary Drinks or ArtificialContinue reading “How I started my day.. (clean eating)ย “

An emotional note to my bairns.

I will be the one to wipe your tears, kiss you goodnight, do your homework with you, wash your hair & cheer you on. Every breath I have goes to this. And I will never be willing to give that up. Because they are some of your needs and just some of what you deserveContinue reading “An emotional note to my bairns.”