It’s been a long winter. Here in the UK, it has rained almost solidly for months. I know everyone thinks it rains a lot in the UK, but this has been a lot even for us. I suffer from seasonal affective disorder and as such my mood has reflected the atmosphere over the past few … More Is covid-19 making us better?
My dad has cancer. Even writing those four words feels wrong. I’ve known for a few weeks but still saying it out loud feels alien. Cancer isn’t a thing people close to me get. Cancer is a distant, far away thing that a friend of a friend has. Or a family member of an acquaintance … More The ‘C’ word
My girls absolutely love superheroes. Its like their favourite thing at the moment, they’re Spiderman obsessed, they love PJ masks, Batman and Iron Man and are obsessed with being super heroes. Josh and I have always made a conscious effort not to push stereotypes on the girls. They are growing up in an age where girls … More Where are all the super girls?
Hello everyone, its been a hot minute since I was posting regularly on my blog…. I know! Now I’m guessing nobody has been eagerly awaiting my next post as, let’s face it, lifestyle blogs are actually dying out these days. But for me, writing is my passion. I need to keep flexing these creative muscles … More 2020 plans and goals
Well hello and welcome back to my blog! It really has been a while since I last posted. In fact, I haven’t posted regularly since March! It has been a really busy year and my blog, which has always been my creative outlet has kind of dropped to the end of the list. Anyway, I … More It has been a while…
Dear Margot, You are 3! Wow time sure flies when you’re having fun! You have had some big changes this year, the biggest being starting nursery! It took you a while to warm up to going there and the drop offs always ended in tears but thankfully you love it there now! You are a … More Dear Margot, on your third birthday
Here’s a bonus post from our Cornwall trip with the link to watch our video!
Day 5 and the final instalment of my series on our holiday in West Cornwall! We packed up our caravan and headed to Falmouth as it was on the way back home. As soon as we arrived I fell in love. I know it sounds dorky but Falmouth is just so cool. I would absolutely … More Day 5 – Falmouth | West Cornwall Holiday with toddlers |
Dear Margot, What a year it’s been for you, I can’t believe how much you have changed over the past year! I barely recognise this 2 year old in front of my eyes, you were only just 2 days old and now you’re 2 years! You are such a sweet and kind person. It is … More Dear Margot, on your second birthday.
I write this sitting on the edge of a cliff, watching the sun go down and listening to the waves lap the shore on the beach down below. It’s the last night of our “staycation” – our holiday down in West Cornwall. Tuesday 3rd July marks 1 year living in Cornwall and as such I’m … More What I’ve learnt after living in Cornwall for 1 year