Follow my blog with Bloglovin My Mum likes Venice. A LOT. She would literally fly off every Friday evening for the weekend if she could! A direct result of her mild obsession is the occasional beautiful Venetian gift, usually for the kids, and sometimes for me too (because I am definitely her favourite child, sorry… Read More 5 Reasons Cooking With Kids is A Must
Follow my blog with Bloglovin There is a long history of PND and physical abuse in my family; my mum, her mum, her mum’s mum, and likely further back too. I have spent a huge chunk of my life being told that I would be the one to ‘break the cycle’ and that things would… Read More The PND Curse
In my head exists the perfect mum. She’s been there since long before I had children, only the problem is that since I’ve had the kids, she’s stayed there – in my head (and here). In real life exists a kind of watered down, shit version of her, or at least that’s how it feels some days.… Read More The Perfect Mum: I’m Doing It Wrong
Back in February I wrote about what I did (and didn’t) want for Mother’s Day. Those who saw the post will know that I had 5 things on my list, and that number 5 was to celebrate all mothers and motherhood, no matter what shape or form it takes (my Nan has always been a… Read More Mother’s Day: A Shout Out To Some Amazing Mamas!
Recently I’ve developed a bit of an alter-ego; totally in my head of course! The Mum in my head (let’s go nuts and call her Aleena A, I’ll be Aleena B) starts every morning at 5:45. She gets up, has coffee and puts her porridge on the hob to cook on a low heat while… Read More My Day Done The Right Way