Life lessons

Just gonna put it out there argh!

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  On a whole I like to think I’m a happy girl most of the time  and try and bring a bit of positivity into Monday’s BUT there are two things that have really pissed me off this morning. Two of my biggest pet hates and I feel like the more into Monday I get, the …

Life lessons

12 Signs you are officially a ‘Grown Up’

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12 Signs You Are Officially A ‘Grown Up’ – Kind of Don’t get me wrong, there is still alot of ‘youngness’ and ‘immatureness’ about me, I believe there always will be however there are also a lot of things I do now where I think ‘god have I actually grown up‘? Getting older has never been …

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The best way to prepare for your birth: Have no expectations.

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I didn’t actually realise that I have an element of ‘control freak-ness’ in me until I found out I was pregnant. As mentioned before I wanted everything perfect to the point that not one purchase hadn’t been reviewed beforehand – even down to my muslin cloths!! Although maybe this was just down to me being …

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Creamy Salmon & Brocolli Pasta

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For a subtle way to introduce Salmon in to your kiddies diet, you simply cannot go wrong with this recipe. It’s so easy to prepare & cook. When I make it I ensure I cook extra so that I can freeze. It’s the easiest dish just to wack out of the freezer the night before …

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Heyyyy Pesto ;) Lean in 15 One Pot Chicken Pesto

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I’m the kinda tight arse girl that buys Joe Wicks ‘Lean in 15’ for their brother for his Birthday and then takes pictures of recipes on her phone to save her buying the book – GUILLLLLLLLLLLLTY This recipe was too good not to share – you’re welcome x You will need: 2 tablespoons Olive Oil, …

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How I lost my baby weight, & more.

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Up until I found out I was pregnant with Joseph, I lead a very unhealthy lifestyle. Why wouldn’t I though, I was in my mid 20’s, drinking out, eating out and having fun – no shame in that. The thing that I have learned the most since becoming a Mum is that everything should be in …

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GYM – Get Yourself Motivated – Get Yummy Mummy

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As it stands, (well a few weeks ago, Pre Christmas) weight wise I am lighter and healthier than I have been in years. Everyone who really knows me, knows that I am a self confessed binger and serial snacker. Always have been and part of me always will be. I am not here to preach …

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Take a moment to be in the moment

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19th December 2016 – 16 days, 407 hours, 2 weeks   Without my phone I am a strong believer that things happen for a reason. Not everything..but some things. I love my phone, but I think at times I have almost become addicted to it. When I had my bouts of loneliness on Maternity Leave, …

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2017.. Let’s get our shit together.

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O R G A N I S A T I O N  the action of organizing something. “the organization of conferences” Synonyms: planning, arrangement, coordination, structuring, administration, organizing, running, management, logistics. It is safe to say that towards the end of every year, I seem to lose any meaning of the O word. Well unless …

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Who am I? … Who are you? New Years Resolutions. Warning: It’s a deeeep one ;)

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I sometimes think, if we all sat down and thought long and hard, are we really the person we perceive to everyone else? I was thinking of this on my way to work. There are times in life when people may think you have changed. You haven’t.  You are still you however certain stresses and …