Meal Plan 26th March 2017 & Getting Back On It Part 238,456

Ug.  I’m a little bit shit at this meal planning malarkey.

And I’m not doing so well on the healthy living front either.

Big fat fail.

But, it’s a new week, and must stay positive.  Operation Reduce My Huge Arse must continue. Continue reading “Meal Plan 26th March 2017 & Getting Back On It Part 238,456”

Big D & Me: Going Solo

It’s currently 3am and I’m wide awake and not loving life.

I’ve been free of painkillers and all medication except Levothyroxine for twelve days.

I can feel the old me coming back and my mind is a bit of a pickle.

My aches and pains are still going but I seem to have broken the painkiller cycle and I can cope a lot better without painkillers, I think I had built up a huge tolerance and they just weren’t working as well. Continue reading “Big D & Me: Going Solo”

Review: Mums’ Night Out with The Unmumsy Mum & Giovanna Fletcher. 21st March 2017

So I booked tickets to Mums’ Night Out a while back; before my dabble into blogging I was a huge fan of Gi and I’ve read all her books and followed her blog since the beginning.  I found out I was pregnant the day Buzz was born so it’s been nice to read her stuff and see what I had to come.  I’m aware how fan-girl that sounds, no fucks given.

I started following Sarah AKA The Unmumsy Mum from quite early on too, at a time when there wasn’t really any mum bloggers and I really loved her posts – so relatable and funny and they got me through many a night feed.  That awkward moment the baby has fallen asleep and long finished a feed and you didn’t realise because you were too busy reading.  I hope I’m not alone on that. Continue reading “Review: Mums’ Night Out with The Unmumsy Mum & Giovanna Fletcher. 21st March 2017”

Writing & Using Positive Affirmations

So I had a thought the other day.  About negative thinking and how we start to believe negative thoughts when we tell ourselves them all the time.

I did a bit of Google research and came across affirmations.

Instantly I had the Savage Garden song stuck in my head.  What a tune. Continue reading “Writing & Using Positive Affirmations”