Since Arlo's journey with food began he's taken to it like a dream. I'm that annoying mum whose baby eats anything you put in front of him (bar couscous and quinoa Arlo can't stand either of those!) I have made such an effort to ensure he gets a good start with food and he eats … Continue reading Eat what you preach. Healthy eating and weaning.
This post isn't meant to make anyone feel sorry for me, to feel bad or even to think of me differently. I'm writing this in the hope that firstly it will help someone else and secondly because writing has always been a form of therapy for me and tonight I find myself in a low … Continue reading What I wish someone had told me as I approached motherhood without my own mother.
Disclaimer: Before anyone pities my partner, firstly he has read this so knows full well he is being used as an example of what not to do. Secondly if anything he now realises what a dick he was/occasionally still is and is thankful that I wrote this as apparently seeing it written down really helps … Continue reading To all the dads to be. Learn from his mistakes. Don’t be a dick.
For those of you who have been following me for a while you may have noticed that I haven’t written in a while. Yes I share my story across Instagram and Facebook but I haven’t taken the plunge and written a blog post for some time. Today on my beautiful mum’s birthday I decided that … Continue reading Pregnancy, engagement and loss, an update dedicated to my beautiful mum.
Enough is enough time to stop wallowing in self-pity. The only one preventing me from thriving on this journey is me. Anyone who follows my blog or follows my Facebook page knows my weight-loss story. It is one that has spanned decades, from a chubby baby, to a podgy toddler, a chunky child, a fat … Continue reading One year on, progress and truths.
Do it for you. This journey is yours. And if anyone has the audacity to suggest you can't do this, then prove them bloody wrong. And make sure you flaunt your beautiful self the entire way through. We are beautiful as we are, we shouldn't be ashamed of wanting to improve ourselves/ our health etc. … Continue reading Weekend inspiration.
So the new year has started and we all have a blank page in a new 365 page story, time to make it an epic one. What are my goals for the year? Lose weight. Kick start my healthy lifestyle. Concentrate and kick ass at Uni. Continue sharing my journey and experiencing the amazing online … Continue reading Start as you mean to go on.