What about me?

Sick me

Recently I’ve been living in a house of sickness. Nothing life threatening, just your every day, run of the mill, head cold/cough/snot-fest. It did the rounds, with each child suffering through with the usual demanding-ness of a sick child. You know, lazing around on the couch and yelling for stuff 24/7. Then my husband got sick and I was all … Read More

20 weeks aka half way!

me at 20 weeks

Yippppppeeeee! I’m officially half way through my fourth pregnancy. 20 whole weeks. Can you believe it? My all day nausea has finally relented and I’m having bursts of energy on some, but not all days. The second trimester of this pregnancy is similar to that of my last two pregnancies and I put it down to one thing. Exhaustion. You … Read More

Some very BIG news!

My new bub

You know I’m all about keeping it real and being 100 per cent honest with you at all times, don’t you? Well then you would have to know that this secret I have been keeping has been very, very hard not to share. But now that I can, there really is no good reason to beat around the bush is … Read More

Stress less parenting

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When people ask me “how I do it” with three children, under school age, home 90% of the time, I give the same answer; “I have extremely low standards.” They laugh and say, “no, really, how do you do it?” But my answer is the truth, and I’m here today to explain exactly what I mean. When I had Angus, … Read More

Looking after yourself through pregnancy

Miracle months

This post is written by Libby Nuttall from Miracle Months When I was pregnant with my first son. Whoah! Morning sickness hit me like a tonne of bricks. Exercise quickly fell by the wayside. I then won a scholarship to travel around the UK for a month. Not a bit of exercise to be seen there either. By the time … Read More

Being sick with kids SUCKS

sick and tired

Right now I’m battling one hell of a sore throat and snuffly nose. Sounds like nothing a ‘normal’ person couldn’t handle, right? But I’m here to tell you I’m no normal person. You see, I am a person, for whom three little, one big and one hairy creature, relies on. The hairy one being the dog, if you might’ve needed … Read More

Am I too REAL for you?

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I met up with some friends in the park this morning and the conversation turned to my videos. One of my friends said that she had showed another friend my video blogs and that friend’s reaction was concern. Concern for my wellbeing. Luckily my friend assured her friend that I am totally, 100% fine (hopefully she believed her!!) but it … Read More

Winter warming beef barley broth!

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I made this yummy soup for the family last night and to my absolute shock, everyone ate it! Even the fussy one!!!!!!!! That’s a total win in my book and one that I had to share with you. Plus who doesn’t need a delicious, easy go-to recipe for the cooler months? So without anymore blabbing on, here it is! I … Read More

Things I HATE about motherhood

LEGO! Evil stuff!

Ok, I’ll admit HATE is a little bit of an exaggeration. REALLY, REALLY DISLIKE might be more accurate. But let’s be honest, it comes with the territory, when you’re doing a job that never really clocks off, there are going to be things that really tick you off. I got thinking about it after going to watch Em Rusciano at … Read More

8 tips for making my life easier!

folding the washing

I’m all about mum-hacks and just life-hacks in general. Who doesn’t want a short cut if one can be taken? The answer is we all would like to simplify and de-stress our lives, right? (If you answered no then feel free to browse the rest of the site while we blab on a bit here, kay?) So I’m here today … Read More