#MyHeartyLife | 6

  My Hearty Life Here I am again linking up with Mary from The Hearty Life to take part in her linkie #myheartylife. If you are new to this particular link up, it provides an opportunity to look back on your week…

#MyHeartyLife | 4

  My Hearty Life I recently discovered a new blog through twitter, the beautiful Mary writes about her life over at The Hearty Life She decided at the beginning of the year to start her own linkie #myheartylife. It is…

#Don’tFearTheSmear – My Story

The Statistics Smear tests prevent 75% of cervical cancers from developing. 1 in 4 Women do not attend their appointments, dropping to 1 in 3 between the ages of 25 and 29 Around 3000 women (in the UK) are diagnosed…

2018 || Blogging Goals

Why Set Goals This post probably won’t be very interesting to people who are non bloggers, So feel free to skip it if it isn’t for you. I started writing here in January 2017. This was my first post. I…

2018 || The Word(s) Of The Year

The Concept I’ve heard a lot of talk on different podcasts and motivational videos during 2017, the idea of having a word of the year. It’s not a new or even a very revolutionary concept. But it is something that…

Am I a Grinch || Why I take the Christmas tree down on …

My husband called me a grinch yesterday, half joking, I think. A little while after my sister in law joked it hadn’t even been a full 24 hours since Christmas and I had already removed all traces of it. It’s…

An Open Letter To My Husband | Piece by Piece

Dear Sean, I always find this time of year difficult. I don’t know whether other people realise this or not. I do my best to hide it, because in all honesty I am both embarrassed and angry at the reason.…

The freedom to truly be me 

I’ve been blogging, albeit inconsistently, for a few years now. However, I would never call myself a blogger. I would be even less likely to admit that, I would like to see if I could transition it from a hobby…

Monthly round up || Our favourite five|| July 2017

First up is Instagram and particularly learning to be visually creative with my images. I am no photographer, but since my amazing talented friend Rida over at beforeandagain_ introduced me to the wonderful world of VSCO. I have had the confidence and a little bit more understanding how to edit my photos . I have really enjoyed playing around and trying to find out what is my style.

Hello World. Hello 2017. Hello My Mama Musings

    Hello 2017, Hello World. Welcome to My Mama Musings.   After much questioning and indecision. Here is my very first post for mymamamusings.com I wanted to take the time to welcome in the New Year and also introduce…

A date to be remembered || March 10th 2015

So, March 10th. It feels like a date that should be recorded, a date that will be forever etched into my memory. It was after all the day my middle son Zachary officially received his diagnosis;  Autistic Spectrum Disorder, ASD. At…