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Motherhood and Losing My Sense of Self – just for a little while

I’ve not written about this side of the motherhood journey for me before, but I have spoken about it and am not scared to admit what I’m about to write about, as I realise lots of other mothers out there feel and go through exactly the same thing. The beauty of us being so connected in the world, by social media and the internet, is now, people are talking about it more and sharing their true feelings and hopefully people are suffering in silence less. What am I talking about? Well, this crazy journey called motherhood and losing my sense of self…

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Storytime with Goose and Friends – Plus a bundle give-away for your kids

One thing I love about being a Mum and a Blogger, is getting to discover some amazing new brands and small businesses that are just doing their thing and doing it well. So when I was asked if I’d like to take a look at some of the collection from Goose and Friends, written and illustrated by Laura Wall, I was intrigued as it wasn’t a character I’d heard of before.

As soon as I opened the package, I was hit with the bright colours and beautiful illustrations and it was impossible not to get excited. My toddler daughter was itching to get her hands on the books too, so Goose and Friends have obviously got something right…Continue reading

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Juggling being a Mum, Blogger and Business Owner – Can you have it all?

This isn’t something I’ve really written about before, yet being sat here, first week back at work, with my daughter enjoying an extra day in nursery (and me being wracked with guilt for the first two hours of the day) and a growing baby bump, I thought it seemed a fitting time to reflect. I’m a Mum, Blogger and Business Owner and I’m not quite sure when that all happened…

It’s been a gradual yet also sudden change in my life…I know that sounds strange doesn’t it? But it’s something I guess I’ve been making steps towards for years, perhaps without realising it, but then suddenly “bam”, it happens! I had my own limited company, a baby and this blog!Continue reading