Mental Health {Brain} Fog | Guest Post from Charlie-Jane from {Life with the Hazelwoods}

A huge thank you to the lovely Charlie-Jane for today’s guest post – this is definitely something I can relate to! Make sure you go check out her motherhood and lifestyle blog and Instagram {links below} and follow her journey. Charlie-Jane not only writes beautifully and honestly but she has also been a great supportContinue reading “Mental Health {Brain} Fog | Guest Post from Charlie-Jane from {Life with the Hazelwoods}”

Defining {Friendships}

I’ve written this post because I’ve been thinking a lot lately about friendships – how they change over time but also how my response to friendships has changed.  I’m a very open minded person.  I be-friend people easily and sometimes this doesn’t work out for the best.  Sometimes I’m not the best fit for peopleContinue reading “Defining {Friendships}”

Running for {Mental} Health | {re-post from May 2017}

This is an old post from my previous blog Tales of a Wannabe Perfect Housewife which I wrote back in May 2017. After taking a short turn around the block this morning I thought I’d re-post it here for anyone who fancies giving it a read ♥︎ When I first started running I did soContinue reading “Running for {Mental} Health | {re-post from May 2017}”

Supporting mums through {Yoga} | Guest Post from Lynley at {Topknot Yoga}

I used to practice yoga {very much as an amateur} over a decade ago and it has always held a special place in my heart. Since then I’ve dipped in and out of the odd session never really finding a way for it to fit in with my now very different life. With that inContinue reading “Supporting mums through {Yoga} | Guest Post from Lynley at {Topknot Yoga}”

Project {Simplify}

Truth be told I’ve had a version of this blog post in my head for probably close to 2 years now. It started when I was pregnant with Penny and had an overwhelming desire to declutter {hello nesting}. We had {have} SO.MUCH.STUFF. It was exhausting. Constantly cleaning, moving things around, re-organising, getting rid of stuffContinue reading “Project {Simplify}”

Parenting with an {Anxiety} Disorder | {Guest Post by Ashleigh}

I’ve been engaging with Ashleigh from thestevensonlife.co.uk on Instagram for quite some time now. Ashleigh is married to my friend Mark who I met at University many moons ago and together they have a gorgeous little boy, Grayson. I love following their adverntures on their blog and Instagram account and Ashleigh kindly agreed to writeContinue reading “Parenting with an {Anxiety} Disorder | {Guest Post by Ashleigh}”

Feeling {Pretty} / {ad / gifted}

You may have seen on our Instagram account that we have been gifted the most beautiful hair bows and band from the talented Perdy’s Made with Love. Perdy’s offer beautifully handmade , ethical lines and bespoke pieces {perfect for bridesmaids!} including a vintage and up-cycled range and limited edition fabrics in addition to handmade earringsContinue reading “Feeling {Pretty} / {ad / gifted}”

Feeling Mental {Health} and Owning It | {Guest Post by gem.spot}

Today’s post is a guest post from mum of two Gemma from the Midlands, UK. I recently met Gemma on Instagram where we chatted, engaged and connected over motherhood and our journeys with mental health. This is the first post Gemma has written publicly and I’m honored to have her as a guest on aContinue reading “Feeling Mental {Health} and Owning It | {Guest Post by gem.spot}”

Skin {Deep} – Dermatillomania

Morning campers! I’ve written a guest post for good friends of mine Mark and Ashleigh over at The Stevenson Life about my experience with Dermatillomania {skin picking} and coping mechanisms during the COVID-19 lockdown. *This post contains a trigger warning* Head over to thestevensonlife.co.uk to take a look 🙂