lifestyle · mental health

Empowered Women Empower Women – 100 Years

‘If I can stop one heart breaking, I shall not live in vain’ … Emily Dickinson In 1918, 100 years ago, women stood together and changed our world. These women stood for us all, for our children and for the women who aren’t even born yet. They stood against men, other women and even their… Continue reading Empowered Women Empower Women – 100 Years

fitness · Health · lifestyle

My Weight Loss Journey and Tummy Tuck

Weight loss and body image … something I’ve struggled with all my life. Sadly, like most teenage girls I spent my school days obsessing over my weight, always thinking my tiny frame was ‘fat’ then I got into a bad relationship where I was told over and over how ‘fat’ I was … By the… Continue reading My Weight Loss Journey and Tummy Tuck

family · home · interior · lifestyle · parenting

The Home and the Person Behind the Camera …

Instagram, a little world of beautiful homes and beautiful people with beautiful lives. On the surface everything looks perfect and we wonder why our lives don’t match up to these people, but let’s look a little deeper. The Photos people put out into the world of Instagram are perfect, and normally styled and set up… Continue reading The Home and the Person Behind the Camera …

Health · lifestyle · travel

I am not What Happened to Me, I am What I Choose to Become … Trekfest 2017

In September this year me and my husband Phil did Trekfest, The Peaks 25km challenge. Which is basically a trek through the Peak District over 25km or 50km … I hold my hands up now to all the 50km trekkers, you are all amazing and very fit to complete that!! I decided this year I… Continue reading I am not What Happened to Me, I am What I Choose to Become … Trekfest 2017

lifestyle · selfcare

These are a few of my Favourite Things … Makeup Edition

I'm a mummy, first and foremost ... but I'm also a 30 year old woman who sometimes gets forgotten about when it comes to who I look after. I've always loved makeup and I'm actually not bad at applying it, I do a lot of friends makeup when they have special occasions and I even… Continue reading These are a few of my Favourite Things … Makeup Edition

Health · lifestyle

The Hidden Epidemic – Lyme Disease

It's estimated there are 2,000 to 3,000 new cases of Lyme disease in England and Wales each year. I strongly believe this number is doubled but we know so little about Lyme disease as a country that people are walking around undiagnosed with this life debilitating disease. If you have not come across Lyme disease… Continue reading The Hidden Epidemic – Lyme Disease

lifestyle · mental health

Get to know me a little bit better …

Over the last few months and especially the last few weeks I have received so many lovely messages from people I don’t know and also from people I do know, the messages have ranged from I love your home and style, to personal message about my blogs and how I am as a person. These… Continue reading Get to know me a little bit better …