About 6 months ago I vowed to work towards stress-free mamahood. This time 6 months ago literally everything was stressing me out, and it just wasn’t healthy. For me, for the kids, or for us as a family. Continue reading “3 Changes To Make Right Now: Stress Free Mamahood”
One of my all time favourite films is Trainspotting, and I was thinking about that famous quote (y’know, the “choose life” one) a lot today. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m not comparing my life to that of a heroin addict (unless you count coffee as the ultimate drug?!) But I do find that whenever big life choices come my way, my brain automatically takes itself back to my student days, which were mostly spent smoking cheap roll-ups and watching Trainspotting waiting for the epic end scene! Continue reading “Stress Free Mamahood: Choose Happiness”
You might have missed it (y’know, if you’ve been in a cave or something) but it has been bloody hot this week, and it’s set to continue for at least a few days. The thing with kids and heat is that heat affects so many different things that it can be almost impossible not to lose it somewhere along the way. Continue reading “Chill Out: 5 Ways To Avoid A Heatwave Meltdown”
I need a f***ing break.
I am writing this knowing that Mr C is taking both kids to GG’s (Great Grandma in case you were wondering!) tomorrow for the day. I love going there, GG and Auntie Claire are fantastic and I always really enjoy our visits (especially dinner!) but when I was unwell during the week Mr C suggested that I might want to stay home. As much as I am gutted to be missing a visit and I am actually feeling tons better, I just know that I need the day to myself.