March 2016

February 29-March 13, 2016

The best laid plans of mice and men, often go awry. January saw me writing every day. February, I backed off to weekly. And then surgery, sickness and wobbles set in. I haven't updated since the 28th of February and to be honest, haven't wanted to. I had my double knee arthroscopic surgery on the… Continue reading February 29-March 13, 2016

Daily Inspiration

An everyday kind of love

Yesterday was Valentines Day. The ONE day every year where we are bashed over the head¬†gently prodded to remember to buy something show how much we love those precious to us. I am from America. America does an excellent job of over-commercialising the little holidays in between New Year's and Christmas. We can thank Hallmark… Continue reading An everyday kind of love

3 Good Things, Daily Inspiration

Ups and Downs

Hello Lovelies! This past week has had a lot of Ups and Downs for me! We finally had some proper brilliant sunshine which has made it feel like the Summer could be a very good thing indeed. I got some amazing news about an exciting holiday after Ella finishes school and feel extremely grateful for… Continue reading Ups and Downs

Daily Inspiration

Share the love

Hello Lovelies! Today dawned and as I struggled to drag myself out of bed, I was reminded that today is Thursday which means that we are two days closer to the weekend. Weekends are my favourite! Shared parenting, happy family time and a different pace to life. I had a really lovely day yesterday and… Continue reading Share the love

Daily Inspiration

I’ve learned

Today a highly honoured woman died. Maya Angelou was a master of words that reached to the core of so many. I took her words for granted but today read them with a new clarity... I've learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will… Continue reading I’ve learned

A Snap in Time

A Snap in Time- Siblings

I remember watching Ella playing, before Sam was even a thought in our heads, and thinking, "Oh, sometimes she seems quite lonely! It really would be nice for her to have a sibling!" We were worried when Sam turned out to be a boy, that Ella would be angry and upset that we didn't present… Continue reading A Snap in Time- Siblings