in Lifestyle, Parenting

Postnatal Home Workouts You Can Actually Do

Today I’m coming from a slightly different angle in my motherhood series of posts – I’m going to talk about postnatal home workouts.

Now I want to start with a massive disclaimer – THIS IS NOT TO MAKE YOU FEEL SH*T ABOUT YOURSELF IF YOU’RE NOT WORKING OUT AFTER YOU’VE HAD A BABY!!! Seriously, if you’re not ready, don’t do it!

Believe me! I didn’t start doing any form of exercise until about 6 months after my daughter was born (other than endless walking round the block with the pram that is) and even then, it was minimal – and I mean about 10 minutes, maybe twice a week…if I was lucky!

Then I’d say in honesty, my little one is now 19 months old and I still haven’t managed to get into a good routine with working out…Continue reading

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in Lifestyle

The Perfect White Shirt with Karen Millen

I’m by no means a fashion blogger, but I do love fashion and I do blog! So every now and then on HollyGoesLightly, I like to talk about my favourite clothes brands, designers and looks. As we’re only a few days away from heading off to Paris, I’ve been day-dreaming about my ultimate Parisian look…

A little while ago, I received the Karen Millen Spring/Summer 2017 Lookbook in my inbox and what struck me was how chic, simple and classic the looks were but with a twist. The British brand have concentrated on timeless appeal with unique detailing amongst their collection.Continue reading

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in Freelancer Life, Lifestyle

Meet other Bloggers in Manchester

The blogging world can, believe it or not, be a lonely one unless you actively meet other bloggers. Although bloggers may get to attend events, openings, awards and go out and travel, review restaurants or other awesome stuff…we essentially spend the majority of our blogging lives glued to our laptops and phones…alone. (Cue violins)…

BUT, if you look, there are many ways to meet other bloggers, other people who like to talk about blogging, the good and the bad, people that don’t glaze over when you’re questioning the latest instagram algorithm and why you keep getting so many follows-unfollows (damn them!).

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