19 months today

| Diary

Well baby boy, you are now 19 months old. I am so so proud of who you are becoming. You are incredibly happy, I feel very lucky being around you. We are still co-sleeping and when you wake, you jump up and look out of the window, shouting Yay. So happy for a new day. […] Read more…

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Blog On MSI Ice Breaker

| Travel & Days Out, UK

In a couple of weeks I am going to my first blog conference, Blog On in Manchester and I’m feeling a little nervous about it. Zoe from Mama Geek has put together a few ice breaker questions for attendees to get to know eachother x Share a recent photo of yourself (or a doodle)Describe yourself in five […] Read more…

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Happy Days #1

| Diary

It’s all too easy to focus on the negative things going on around you so I am loving this linky I have just been introduced to. Each night, I am going to jot down what made me happy that day, whether it be a small ordinary moment or a big one. The idea of Happy […] Read more…

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When did you last visit an elderly relative?

| Family

When did you last visit an elderly relative? Yesterday, last week, a couple of months ago, Christmas? I make sure I visit my Grandma at least once a week, not only to keep her company but check if there is anything she needs support with around the house and to give Lucas quality time with […] Read more…

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Keeping fit in an office environment #OfficeYoga

| Health & Beauty

  I’ve always had active jobs, since leaving college up until going on maternity leave (11 years), I worked as a support worker in various settings. Whether supporting someone with physical or non physical disabilities, the job role was physically challenging. Supporting people to get dressed, in and out of cars, pushing wheelchairs or walking […] Read more…

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BidVine Review

| Projects, Reviews

  BidVine review* of photography services in Manchester. If, like me you haven’t heard of BidVine before, this is how they describe themselves… ‘Bidvine is the easiest way to find and hire local professionals to help accomplish your projects. Learn something new, redecorate your home, feel better, feel fitter, throw a great party – and more.’ […] Read more…

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Win 1 of 2 signed John Whaite recipe books

| Giveaways

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For the final giveaway of my Blogaversary celebrations, the beautiful John Whaite has signed 2 of his Perfect Plates In 5 Ingredients recipe books for me to giveaway. John won the third series of The Great British Bake Off in 2012. He now writes for The Telegraph, is a resident chef on Lorraine, is a presenter and […] Read more…

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