A (blogging) safe space
Mar28

A (blogging) safe space

Earlier this week, I wrote about my first ever blogging wobble. With my youngest child now a teenager and my eldest fast approaching adulthood, I’ve started to question whether I should still be blogging about them. But I love blogging. It’s a great outlet for getting thoughts and feelings out, as well as connecting with parents in a similar situation. I had some great suggestions of slightly different directions I could...

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Remembering Jessica
Apr15

Remembering Jessica

Yesterday morning, a beautiful little girl was taken far too soon. Jessica was the daughter of fellow blogger, Louise. Born with half a working heart, she had her first operation in the womb. She wasn’t expected to live long. But she did. There were many operations over the years. Jessica was a poorly little girl, sometimes a very poorly little girl. The sort of illnesses that leave us poorly for a day or two or are sometimes...

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Project 365 2017 Week 51
Dec23

Project 365 2017 Week 51

Christmas has definitely landed at our house, although I’ve still been working. Here’s our week in pictures… Day 351 – Sunday 17th December – my eldest went on the train to Liverpool with my dad to the BBC Sports Personality of the Year. It’s my dad’s absolute favourite TV programme and the trip was our birthday present to him. My husband drove them home. We put our tree up yesterday. My...

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Project 365 2017 Week 13
Apr01

Project 365 2017 Week 13

We’re now a quarter of the way through the year! We’re getting to the point where it becomes more difficult for me to do the maths and work out what number day we’re on. Here’s our week in pictures… Day 85 – Sunday 26th March – Happy Mother’s Day! This is my card from my daughter, which I absolutely love. But does anyone else think Mother’s Day is a bit overrated? I spent the whole...

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Blog header nightmare
Mar16

Blog header nightmare

I’m not a ‘big’ blogger, but in my own small corner of the blogosphere and social media world, I’m reasonably well known. I’ve been blogging for five and a half years and I have nearly 6,000 followers on Twitter. I have regular readers who like what I write about. They know what they will find when they visit my blog. They know I’m always up for a chat on Twitter. Above all, they know my brand...

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