What act of ambitious parenting pushed me to the edge this week?
I hugged my little girls a little tighter this morning. Why?
Venturing into the unknown with some acupuncture
The first post for a while and one which took a bit of a random journey into the scary place that must be my sub-conscious!
Early to bed and as prepped as I can be for my first ("I'm never going to do a") marathon tomorrow I'm pondering how I got here. I've always talked about the amazing people I train with. But actually, there is one person, above all others, without whom I wouldn't be at this point. He's… Continue reading It’s a family affair….
A quick look at how life's ups and downs can impact on even a well managed, chronic health complaint.
Forget the birthing horror stories… here are some of the realities of having children that not one single person tells you before you make ‘that’ life choice! The ‘Stroppy Sevens ‘ are an actual thing and they are WAAAAAAY harder to deal with than the terrible twos or threenagers! We are currently living the ‘Stroppy… Continue reading What nobody tells you about having children……
Because I'm not busy enough (!!) I have embarked on a small business venture over the last few weeks. Having always been a bit of a magpie and yearned for an outlet for my (limited) creativity. Over the years I've dabbled in beauty (well, technically just nails), and always fancied pursuing something in the fashion… Continue reading Introducing Stella & Dot
The blog hasn't just changed it's appearance - the name has changed too. I felt I needed something that more accurately reflected how things feel these days and what I'm likely to talk about here. Happily I really feel I've turned a corner. It's been a long old journey and there's been more than a… Continue reading Finding my sparkle…
I recently posted this image on Facebook: Which prompted the husband to comment, "Well that's a bit deep, is there something you're trying to tell me?" On the one hand it might appear a bit deep but even at a basic level, it is absolutely true. Every single day we all make decisions which have… Continue reading What if……….