Social Media. It's a Godsend in these crazy times, right? What on earth would 15 year old me have done with herself if Covid-19 had hit in the 90s, I ask you? With no Social Media to keep her connected with her buddies? Her £10 credit wouldn't have kept her texting through a whole three … Continue reading 10 People You Meet on Social Media During A Pandemic (and Frankly Wish Would F*** Off…)
Aged 16 I got my first job. Every Saturday I spent a few hours helping my Mum in a pub kitchen, and while at the time I thought it was just an easy way to earn money for glittery nail polish, little did I know it was the start of a path that I would … Continue reading Pubs – A Love Letter
I've never been the most body confident person. As a small child I was outgoing enough, but that all seemed to change as I reached my pre-teens. I was incredibly slim as a youngster - which, wrongly, made a lot of people assume I must have had it easy in the self image stakes - … Continue reading How I REALLY Feel About My Postpartum Body
Before I had Bailey I always thought of motherhood as some sort of club. Women all seemed to be divided into two camps to me - those with, and those without, children - and everywhere I turned I seemed to see those in the mummy camp. They were in the street, cooing at their adorable … Continue reading Motherhood – The Girl Gang I Don’t Want To Be In…
Last night we took down the Christmas decorations. This is hands down my least favourite part of the festive season and always has been. I know some people love the chance to get organised and tidy up and get back to normality, but for me it's always held a sense of melancholy. You see, I … Continue reading Bailey’s First Christmas
I can hardly believe I'm writing this, but I am now into my final trimester! Baby will be with us at some point in the next three months and I can't lie - I'm starting to feel a little freaked by the whole thing! Everything seemed to go so slowly throughout the first trimester - … Continue reading Second Trimester Update!