30 Days of Personal Development {with a Life Twintastic}

Hi, remember me? Fresh from my latest bout of absence I’m the first to admit consistency is not always my thing. This past month I’ve not really felt like doing anything; whether that be Instagram, working on my business or blogging, to the point I actually started taking on consultants to take on some ofContinue reading “30 Days of Personal Development {with a Life Twintastic}”

Habits over {motivation} | 8 habits before 8am

I am a BIG fan of routines and when thing get on top of me laying out a plan of action is definitely a big part of my go-to self-care toolkit. But creating {or sticking to} new routines is HARD. We so often think we need to be more motivated or have more willpower thenContinue reading “Habits over {motivation} | 8 habits before 8am”

New year {same me}

Happy New Year! 2021 – the year that HAS to be better than 2020 right?! Yet here we are. Still feeling confused and unsure of what the future holds. Back in lockdown and home learning/working/childcare-ing. Another new normal. Who took down their Christmas decorations before the New Year? I’m usually desperate to clear the ChristmasContinue reading “New year {same me}”

15 things to do this December {to raise your spirits}

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Unless you’re in the middle of a pandemic. I don’t know about you but 2020 has left me feeling pretty battered and bruised and going into December I’ve been really struggling to keep my spirits up and think positive. With the feeling Covid is just on ourContinue reading “15 things to do this December {to raise your spirits}”

Saturday night {musings} / Body {respect}

There’s a lot going on in my mind at the moment so I’m going to write it all down. I’m not feeling well.  I’m exhausted and overwhelmed.  Unhealthy and mentally drained.  I broke down crying tonight because it was just all too much.  The kids.  The house.  The noise.  The mess.  Work.  My weight.  UnfinishedContinue reading “Saturday night {musings} / Body {respect}”

Penny’s {DDH} Story {Part 1}

“In the simplest terms, Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip {DDH} is where the ball and socket of the hip joint fail to develop correctly.” {Natalie Trice | Cast Life: A Parent’s Guide to DDH} In true {wannabe} perfect housewife style I decided to quickly tidy up my hospital bay whilst my one day old babyContinue reading “Penny’s {DDH} Story {Part 1}”

The Implementation of Inspiration {and Reassessing my Why}

I am all about inspiration. It’s something that comes quite easily to me; however, moving to the implementation stage is often a different story. It pains me to say it but I suppose you would not consider me to be much of a completer finisher. I get ideas, get totally excited and go two feetContinue reading “The Implementation of Inspiration {and Reassessing my Why}”

20 {Daily} Habits {and the app that helps me stay on track}

I’ve been trying to get into better habits this last week or so, partly to help me stay more organised and partly to be more mindful about taking small steps to better health. As work has picked up I’ve found myself looking for more ways to keep on top of things but also to stayContinue reading “20 {Daily} Habits {and the app that helps me stay on track}”

Resetting {Expectations} | Guest post for Isabella and Us

This is a guest post I originally wrote for Isabella and Us at the start of the 7th week of lockdown which I thought I’d also share here 🙂 I often find myself thinking about what a “perfect” day would look like.  Getting up early, having time to meditate, practice some yoga then get upContinue reading “Resetting {Expectations} | Guest post for Isabella and Us”

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}”