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personal thoughts

  • 2016 Reflections
    Blog

    2016 Reflections on our year

    2016 Reflections. This year, for so many reasons outside our family, has been life-changing. Oddly, within our family, it hasn’t been the life-changer we thought it would be as we went…

  • Merry Christmas 2016
    Family

    Merry Christmas 2016

    So here it is, Merry Christmas, we made it. Against all odds. It so felt like that.The stockings are full. The wine glass is empty. It is time for bed. We…

  • A working mum's Christmas
    Parenting

    A working mum’s Christmas

    I’ve had enough. I need a break. Woe is me. But it’s true. I feel like my to-do list is never-ending. Work. Blog. Family. That’s the order of how much I…

  • We need to talk
    Blog

    We need to talk. Where do we go next?

    It’s as though we’re becoming immune. “After the general election and the EU Referendum, I was prepared for the US Election.” It’s become a familiar conversation. We surround ourselves with friends…

  • Dr Martens
    Blog, Working mum

    My DMs were made for wearing

    Ever since becoming a blogger, attending Cybher, I had my eyes on a pair of DMs. DMs were something of my youth. I think I started wearing DMs when I was…

  • Breathe it all in, Love it all out
    Blog

    Breathe it all in – love it all out

    I don’t know where I heard the phrase ‘Breathe it all in – love it all out’ but I think this year it has become my mantra. It works for positive…

  • Dead Poets Society - Favourite Films
    Blog

    My favourite films

    As I sit up too late watching ‘Pitch Perfect’ – because my husband won’t watch it, the opportunity to join up with the #Blogtober16 prompt on favourite films is too good to overlook.…

  • Fortune
    Blog

    What does fortune mean to you?

    There is so much focus on fortune, of winning the lottery.  Usually referring to the one which screens on a Saturday evening. As I sat in the hairdresser’s this week (get…