Why Finding Your Tribe Is So Important

I alluded to something in last week’s Healthy Lifestyle update that was about surrounding yourself with like-minded people. Your tribe if you will. (And I will, thanks!) I think this is especially pertinent when you’re trying to keep fit and/or lose weight because it’s SO important to be as positive as you can, as much […]

Girls Night Out

  I was feeling surprisingly chipper last Sunday morning considering I had gone out the night before. That’s right. I. WENT. OUT. ON. A. SATURDAY. NIGHT.   I feel the need to shout because going out with the girls is a rare occurrence these days. I’m not quite sure what’s happened to me lately but […]

Finally time for a housewarming party!

  After giving you this update about the new house, we are now two weeks further on and I felt it was time to officially celebrate by throwing a small, yet perfectly formed, housewarming party.   I held it on Sunday just gone but the weather had been very variable all week so it was […]

Meeting Blogging Friends

    One of the things I love about blogging is that I’ve made some lovely friends over the last four years.  People whose paths would never have crossed mine and maybe, in some cases, people who perhaps wouldn’t be a natural ‘fit’ for me in real life.  Our shared love of blogging brings us […]

Time To Pay It Forward

  A few weeks ago I wrote about how Bahlsen (the posh biscuit people – although I’m not sure that’s technically their official tagline) … had very kindly sponsored me to attend the UK’s largest parenting blogging conference, BritMums Live, this year, and that as part of this sponsorship we were going to kickstart a […]

Review: Ask Her Friends

    In case you hadn’t noticed, Christmas is coming.  I know, sorry, but unfortunately, it can’t be avoided.   I’m one of those people who doesn’t admit Christmas is happening until at least mid-December, the tree may (or may not) be put up a week before Christmas and I tend to wrestle with what […]