Representation Matters

THIS GIRL’S MAMA IS HAPPY TODAY! 😁 After the school run I went to @sainsburys for some essentials, yes I was brave enough to do the food shop with two tired kids👏🏽💪🏽 & spotted this @mamalifemagazine 😍 As a Mama, who works empowering Mamas, & a writer, based in Staffordshire, something tells me this caught […]

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. It’s […]

You don’t want to think about what you don’t want..

If you think: 😕‘I don’t want to feel like sh** anymore’ 😕‘I don’t want to have anxiety anymore’ 😕‘I don’t want to be afraid anymore’ 😕‘I don’t want to be skint anymore’ 😕‘I don’t want to be insecure anymore’.. YOU aren’t going to make the changes you want in your life!! Every time you think […]

Jamaican belly warmer 🇯🇲👩🏻‍🍳

🌿I’ve got the essentials for a belly warming dinner when we have family dinner tonight in from the cold outside ❄️ 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 🌿🇯🇲Thanks to The Dragon Slaying legend Mr @levirootsmusic 🐲 for making Caribbean cooking easy for me. 🙌🏼 After over 8 years in a Caribbean family, I’m getting some phenomenal feedback on my Caribbean […]

Receiving Criticism..

Something happened today.. As some of you may know I write creative pieces such as short stories, poetry etc. And today I was a part of a workshop in which four of my own poems were to be critiqued.. 😬😬😬😬 I’d had fleeting thoughts about it last week but soon forgot about it. Last night […]

This woman..

🌿 See this: This is the face of a woman trying to multitask, fingers in many pies so to speak. Exams, assignments, training, assessments. Not to mention parenting and the ‘hundreds and thousands’ that come with that. The mum who has no make up on the school run, who might not look like she has […]

Depression.

” There is a light at the end of the tunnel ” They seemed to say it over, and over, and over again. Like clueless drones sent to exhaust my exhaustion. ” Things will get better. ” They didn’t know, they didn’t understand, they were them and I was me. Or was I? There was […]

Am I a crystal convert? 💎

🌿 I really wasn’t sure about all this crystal stuff before. But I L O V E this Rose quartz pendant. It may just be coincidence that I’m noticing a positive change when I have it on or close by me but it really doesn’t matter. If I feel Fabulous, who cares why?? 💗🥂 🌿 […]

One of those days.

🌿 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.. […]

A dip. (Hypothyroidism)

🌿 Sharing this from @hypothyroidmom I’m having what I call ‘a dip’. 🌿It’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. 🌿 […]

Post Natal Throwback 🌿

Here is a #throwback to a few years ago. I had two under two. 👶🏾👶🏾#Breastfeeding one on demand and #PottyTraining the other. 🙇🏻‍♀️#PostNatal hair loss #Hypothyroidism #depression and building #anxiety was challenging me day and night. 😖💔I lost a lot of friendships, got made redundant, lost my career. Most days I was in the house […]