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..”

Jamaican belly warmer ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿณ

๐ŸŒฟIโ€™ve got the essentials for a belly warming dinner when we have family dinner tonight in from the cold outside โ„๏ธ ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒThanks to The Dragon Slaying legend Mr @levirootsmusic ๐Ÿฒ for making Caribbean cooking easy for me. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ After over 8 years in a Caribbean family, Iโ€™m getting some phenomenal feedback on my CaribbeanContinue reading “Jamaican belly warmer ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿณ”

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.. ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ˜ฌ Iโ€™d had fleeting thoughts about it last week but soon forgot about it. Last nightContinue reading “Receiving Criticism..”

This woman..

๐ŸŒฟ 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 โ€˜hundreds and thousandsโ€™ that come with that. The mum who has no make up on the school run, who might not look like she hasContinue reading “This woman..”

Am I a crystal convert? ๐Ÿ’Ž

๐ŸŒฟ I really wasnโ€™t sure about all this crystal stuff before. But I L O V E this Rose quartz pendant. It may just be coincidence that Iโ€™m noticing a positive change when I have it on or close by me but it really doesnโ€™t matter. If I feel Fabulous, who cares why?? ๐Ÿ’—๐Ÿฅ‚ ๐ŸŒฟContinue reading “Am I a crystal convert? ๐Ÿ’Ž”

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”

Post Natal Throwback ๐ŸŒฟ

Here is a #throwback to a few years ago. I had two under two. ๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿพ#Breastfeeding one on demand and #PottyTraining the other. ๐Ÿ™‡๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ#PostNatal hair loss #Hypothyroidism #depression and building #anxiety was challenging me day and night. ๐Ÿ˜–๐Ÿ’”I lost a lot of friendships, got made redundant, lost my career. Most days I was in the houseContinue reading “Post Natal Throwback ๐ŸŒฟ”

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.”