Hey everyone, you may have noticed my blog has been a bit sparse lately. At the start of the year I really wanted to post at least once a week but now it just isn’t happening for a number of reasons. First of all, in September Dotty was taken in to hospital for breathing issues … More Life lately | Kate and the Twins
Over the years I have shared a lot of my story in regards to body love, eating disorders and exercise. I will leave a list of blog posts related to this one at the bottom so you can check them out if you wish. Over the years I’ve found loving myself really challenging but now, … More How I have finally learnt to love my body | Body positivity, intuitive eating and self love | Kate and the Twins
Recently I started reading Bodyposipanda’s book “body positive power” … honestly I’ve wanted to read this book for a while but I always was slightly nervous to start. I knew it would change the way I think and I was scared that if I read it,it would be the nail in the coffin and my … More Life after binge eating disorder
I still remember the day I first learnt what feminism was. I was in my first week of my first year at uni, sat in a large lecture hall. “Hands up if you consider yourself to be a feminist” came the call from the lecturer. Only a few hands went up, not including mine (shout … More What being a feminist means to me
Jealousy is something I’ve always struggled with. Growing up I envied my friends as I perceived they had everything better than me. Better clothes, more money or more attractive. I might have felt jealous about certain friends being closer than I was or doing things I didn’t get to do. I used to be jealous … More Stay in your lane
“So what are your plans about going back to work?” I hear this a lot. People don’t think anything of it and nor should they. But for me it’s actually not that simple. For me there’s no “going back” to work because I never actually started working! I mean, I’ve obviously had jobs before when … More Hi I’m Kate, and I’m a stay at home mum.
For the vast majority of my life I have struggled with body image issues.I despised my body and the way it looked at times and felt disgusted when I looked in the mirror. Before I got pregnant I was in the best state of mind I had ever been in regarding my body. I was … More Body image after baby
Today my beautiful daughters are getting dedicated in church. If you don’t know what a dedication is, it’s similar to a christening. Instead of baptising as babies we believe you should have your own choice to be baptised when you’re ready. A dedication is a commitment from the parents to bring their children up in … More For my girls on your dedication
Bit of a tongue twister isn’t it?! I have been pretty quiet on my blog lately… mainly because I have one secret thing consuming my every thought. I am going to be a mum. I am pregnant. But not just pregnant, pregnant with TWINS. I am growing two humans inside me, and after I go … More What to expect when you’re not expecting to be expecting…
Hello from the future, its 2016! Who else like me still thinks 2007 was like 4 years a go? I’m not gonna bore you with a list of my new years resolutions, partly because I don’t have any and partly because you wouldn’t be interested anyway! 2015 was a big year for me… it saw … More I’m scared!