Back To The Diet Again

So…….. It’s Monday…….. And I am again joining the scores of women on the “the diet starts Monday” bandwagon. My blog over on wordpress has many posts relating to my diet, or I should say diets. The ups,

I Heart Books

Our bookcase   In our house we love to read. I have read from a very young age.  I remember my first favourite book was Tilly Mint and the Dodo by Berlie Doherty. When I

Poem #1

I can feel you I know your thereYour darkness is suffocating meOn meAround meSeeping through my skin I can see youI don’t want youI don’t need youYet you’re still there WaitingBiding your time You’ll get

Poem #2

Do you see what I can see?Can you see it?It there as Plain as dayEtched in every poreIn every fibre of my beingScreaming at you to just seeYes I can see you’re  looking atLosing yourself

Forgotten Generation

Recently in work I came across an elderly lady in need of some assistance. She was feeling unwell and unsteady so I helped her to our staff canteen for some water and a seat. She

Half Term Day 4

It’s Thursday. I have an easy day today as Olivia had plans to visit her friends house. We started off the morning in bed watching Monster High 13 Wishes as Olivia felt a bit under

Happy Aunties Day

It’s Mothers day soon, exactly 9 days after Olivia’s birthday. Honestly it gets harder and harder each year to buy things for my mum but this post isn’t about mums. It’s about Happy Aunties Day!

Half Term DAY 3

Wednesday. Hump Day. Or in my case, the day I run out of money and still 2 days before pay day day!What to do, what to do……Hmmmm Olivias friends mum had promised to meet up

Half Term Day 2 Part 2

So if you have read my previous post  Half Term Part 1 you know that Olivia and I spent our morning at our local cinema watching Disneys Frozen Singalong. Olivia and I watching Frozen As we

Half Term Day 2 Part 1

Monday night I decided to have a look at our local cinemas and see what type of kids films they were showing this half term.  Incase your not familiar, cinemas run screenings of childrens/family films

#Half Term Day 1

Best laid plans and all that hey! Sometimes things just never go to plan and today was one of those days for me. I had wanted to completely clean the house get it out the

Half Term Activities

This week is half term week and I booked my post christmas week off to coincide with it so I could spend some quality time with Olivia. The only issue is we both have completely

Olivia’s Bedroom

Olivia has asked if we can change her bedroom design. She currently has bright pink walls and accessories with a princess border as she was 5 when we moved in and as we moved into

A New Home!

I have a new home! Yesterday I made the hard decision to move my blog over from wordpress to blogger. I love it, its so much more, well me!.I’m finding it so much easier to


Encephalitis Have you heard of it? Any idea what it is? no? Neither had I! A few moths ago in work I gave one our young girls a lift home. That’s the pub my dad

*Review and Competition* Canvas Design

This week I was lucky enough to receive a canvas from Canvas Design. They are an online store specialising in producing top quality canvas prints. They offer a personalised service allowing you to upload a picture