Posts Tagged ‘#family’

My Deliciously Ella Clean Eating Experiment

I was super excited to receive my pre-ordered copy of the Deliciously Ella cookbook yesterday. I’ve been really inspired by Ella’s journey from self confessed ‘sugar freak’ (I can totally relate) to a plant based, clean eating lifestyle. Ella made this incredible lifestyle change in response to being diagnosed with Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) which had a […] Read more…

Growing Up Too Fast!

So, like every parent out there at one stage or another, I’ve been left wondering recently where my little babies have gone! They are growing up too fast, they seem to have been replaced by two actual walking, talking human beings with personalities and little lives of their own! (I know, how very dare they!) […] Read more…

My Happiness Inspired Project

Having resolved to make 2015 the year I bring more joy into my life, I have been busy thinking about what that actually means and how best to go about it. One of my big issues – and one I’d like to avoid – is jumping head first into something and then not being able […] Read more…

Finding Joy In 2015

I really like new year resolutions but I haven’t actually made any this year – well not yet anyway. I started to panic around January 1st that I didn’t have the time to set aside to get things nailed down, then I remembered it wasn’t actually a fixed deadline! I’m usually really good at sitting down […] Read more…

33 Ways To Enjoy 2015

With 2014 drawing to a close I’ve been reflecting on what has worked this year (and what hasn’t). I haven’t made any specific resolutions yet but I have come up with a list of ways to improve my 2015 and thought I’d share them with you. Here’s my list of 33 ways to enjoy 2015: […] Read more…

5 Ideas for Happy Family Weekends

    We’ve recently had a couple of wash-out family weekends in a row – our youngest got that winter sickness bug only to get hit with a chesty cough and temperature the following week. Coupled with my husband working some bizarre hours at home and away with our business and it’s all added up to […] Read more…

The bizarre and trivial things my family argue about.

After a recent bickerfest with my eldest about whether my colouring in was consistent enough (it was) followed by a mini meltdown between children over whose turn it was to hold the cuddly polar bear it got me thinking that: A. I could quite easily go crazy and B. my family really knows how to argue […] Read more…

Top 5 things to do with conkers this Autumn

Like most families we’ve gone a bit conker crazy around here…it all started with a few collected randomly on the way home from school, arguments ensued as to who had the biggest, shiniest, all round best conker. So, we headed back to next day and now we have an entire bag full of beautiful conkers. […] Read more…

A thank you to my family

I want to say thank you to my family. My husband and I went to see my son today at the cemetery. Louis would have been 12 last Thursday; his headstone has obviously been there a long time, and as usual, we knew it would need cleaning up, flowers replacing etc. We also had the […] Read more…

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