Anxiety doesn’t make me weak…

I think, in fact I know, that people believe that someone with mental health issues, dealing with something like anxiety, depression or other long term mental health diagnosis, are weak, and broken. I have had people say it to me. I have had people imply that, not so subtly. The way people react and treat […]

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Half term fun with Shrek’s Adventure…

*this is a review post. We were gifted entry in return for a review* It’s half term here, and in winter, whilst you might be glad of the break from the school routine, like we are, you may also be looking for things to do, if the weather is not playing ball, or you want […]

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Half term school holiday fun at SeaLife London Aquarium

*this is a review post, we were kindly gifted a visit to review the Sea Life London Aquarium* I don’t know about other parents but I tend to greet the half term holidays in the winter months with a bit of a mixed view. I am glad to have a break from the school routine […]

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Project 365 – a photo a day 17/02/19 Should I hand them in?

We happened to pass this place today, on our walk around London. I was tempted to hand this dodgy looking crew in for questioning but then realised I would have to carry all the shopping and picnic bags myself if I did that, so I decided not to. They were relieved… Hope you have had […]

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Anxiety and me: Winter is bad for my mental health.

This is the first time I have voiced that sentence aloud. “Winter is bad for my mental health”. I have thought it for the longest time, but then dismissed that thought as silly, hippy talk. Too much Doctor Googling and not enough common sense. But in therapy we have been discussing the cycles of my […]

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Spoil Mum (or yourself) for Mother’s Day

*this is a review post. We were kindly sent an item to review and share about* If you read our blog, you know that the loves in my life are my cats, my kids, coffee and chocolate. In no particular order. I am very fortunate that the husband loves good coffee and takes serious pride […]

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Fun and thoughtful Valentine’s Day gifts for him…

*this is a review post, we were kindly sent items to share about, all words are my own* Valentine’s Day is on it’s way, and you can’t miss the shops full of flowers, cards, and everywhere has ideas for what to get someone for Valentine’s Day. The husband is FAR more romantic than me, and […]

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