Ten things I love

My last post was a bit serious, so I thought I would write something a bit more light-hearted today. I thought that I would write about a few things I love to let people get to know a bit about me. These are in no particular order (I have to…

What’s wrong with Girl/Boy friendships?

My daughter, who is almost 11, is best friends with a boy. It is a completely platonic friendship, like brother and sister. At weekends and after school they are always out playing together, riding bikes, roller skating, climbing trees and playing computer games. While this may sound a bit tomboyish,…

A Make-up Confidence Boost

After my recent confidence boost due to some new clothes, I decided to take it one step further and buy some new make-up too. I’ve not been wearing too much make-up the last few months, but I want to start wearing it again now I am feeling better about myself….

A Day with my Booey

With everything that has been going on the last few months, I haven’t had as much time as I would have liked to spend with the kids, especially Booey. I know she has felt a little like I have no time for her, I have tried to explain to her…

My Love of Tea

I am a great lover of tea, I always have been since I was little. Drinking tea is an important part of relaxing for me, as well as being a much needed wake up in the morning (the kids and hubby know better than to try and talk to me…

Why I Love Blogging

I have been blogging on and off for about a year now. After what has been a horrible few months, I am “properly” back blogging and loving it. So, why do I love blogging so much? Firstly I love that it has given me the opportunity to write. I have…

A Clothing Confidence Boost

It is not very often that I go out shopping for clothes. Shopping for clothes has never been something I have enjoyed as I am short and always find it hard to find things that I like that fit nicely, so I have grown into the habit of wearing jeans…

Claiming back the daybed

Just over 3 years ago we bought a daybed for our lounge as my Mum was visiting us from Spain. She has stayed on it a few times now as have various friends. But in recent months it seems to have become a dumping ground for bits and pieces we…

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