Christmas, Pass the Prosecco style

I have loved Christmas for as long as I can remember; the build up, Christmas Eve and the magic of it all.  Even as an adult, I would still wake up at 4am and revel in the magical feeling and...Read More
The day the rains came(down my legs)

The day the rains came(down my legs)

This story has come from reading the lovely Whinge Whinge Wine's latest post about pelvic floor dramas(you can read it here) which reminded me about a traumatic experience on a trampoline post-baby. This post contains a lot of TMI -...Read More

The mancub is sick

It's 7.45 on a Monday morning and I should be at work. Instead I'm sat on a towel on my sofa with a poorly mancub, who has been unwell since Friday. (more…)
Weigh-in Wednesday: Week 11

Weigh-in Wednesday: Week 11

I'm totally not feeling things at the moment - I'm struggling to stay within my syns and my appetite is changing, not sure whether that's a side effect from being back on the mini-pill or just the fact that this...Read More
A BMI milestone

A BMI milestone

Ten months ago I spoke about how I was completely fat-shamed by a doctor over my BMI and I've been a little downhearted ever since. Well, more soul destroyed, to be honest. (more…)
I’m broody

I’m broody

That day has come that I never thought I'd see again. I went to a kids party on Sunday and found myself chatting to a mum cradling a three week old baby. (more…)
Weigh-in Wednesday: Week 10

Weigh-in Wednesday: Week 10

I didn't post an update last week for a couple of reasons; I had an epic 3½lb loss which took me to my one stone award and a total loss of 1st ½lbs. (more…)

Enjoying the simple things

Today was meant to me a day of many things. Housework and then maybe soft play - the massive mound of washing, the kitchen, bathroom, strip the beds and all the, well, non important jobs in the grand scheme of...Read More

Important milestones this week

The boy turned three last weekend and within a few days we have hit two major milestones. He’s learnt two very important phrases and isn’t afraid to use them. (more…)
The little man turns three

The little man turns three

Today the boy turns 3. On the fourth of November 2014 after a long induction, failed labour and eventual emergency Caesarean we welcomed the mancub into our life. (more…)
A mixed-bag of a day

A mixed-bag of a day

Yesterday was one of those crazy days; I felt like I didn't stop all day and I felt every emotion going. My anxiety is through the roof at the moment - I'm exhausted trying to rein it in and keep...Read More