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Positivity.

I am aware I have been AWOL recently. Everything seems to have happened at the same time – Little R has had a cold and been really needy, university has started again, it was my birthday, I have been trying (but massively failing) to try and de-clutter my house and fabulously, our landlord has decided… Continue reading Positivity.

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Was I good enough today?

I struggled to be a good mum today. You cried a lot and it made me cry. You shouted ‘mumumum’ on repeat, despite knowing lots of other words. I got frustrated. You wouldn’t let me leave you alone and it made me angry. I lost my temper and I shouted. You cried even more. You… Continue reading Was I good enough today?

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The Occasional Boxes.

After a low week, I made the conscious decision that Little R and I would do something exciting at the weekend. We were lucky enough to be asked to try out The Occasional Boxes and so I decided that we would do it today. The box itself was presented really nicely and Little R loved… Continue reading The Occasional Boxes.

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Struggling.

  I am currently struggling with life. I feel like I cannot cope and because of this, I am feeling sorry for myself and therefore making myself a million times worse. At the moment, parenting is such a huge effort and I feel like a failure. Now, don’t get me wrong, Little R is not… Continue reading Struggling.

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The Dark Side.

The Dark Side. Before I admitted that I had depression, I was a cynic. I am ashamed to admit, I was one of these people that believed that it was rubbish and I couldn’t believe that these people couldn’t just ‘sort themselves out’ or ‘pull themselves together’. Even at the time, I was struggling and… Continue reading The Dark Side.

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Bambella Pram Liner: Review

I attended Britmums Live last month and I was really fortunate to, during an SEO workshop, sit next to Christy Chown of Bambella Designs. She was so lovely and down to earth, and definitely the breath of fresh air that I needed after such an overwhelming day. We exchanged business cards and the Monday following the… Continue reading Bambella Pram Liner: Review

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#2 PrettyinPlaydough linky

Thank you to everyone who joined up last week! For the first linky, I was thrilled with the turnout! This week, Phil’s post was my favourite read, it was interesting to know his feelings on PND. You can find it here. As always, please  remember to comment on as many posts as possible, and definitely the post… Continue reading #2 PrettyinPlaydough linky