In life, we all have obsessions. Mine change fairly frequently, depending on the season, my mood and generally what’s going on in my life. For me, they are…   Instagram If you’re not on Instagram, I feel like you’ve probably been living under a rock for the past year or so. I can count on one hand the number of people I know not on Instagram. It’s definitely my favourite of…

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin Happy Valentine’s Day one and all! However you spent your Valentine’s evening, I hope it was with someone special. I am not a particularly gushy romantic person but I’m becoming more a fan of Valentine’s Day each year. There is something lovely about seeing lots of gorgeous flowers on display, boxes of luxury chocolates and heart-shaped balloons everywhere to make you smile. I understand why some…

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Valentine’s Day is like Marmite – you either love it or hate it. For those that love it, continue reading… For those that hate it, it’s just one day. Deal with it. If you’re single, make it all about Pal-entine’s Day. Spend the evening with friends, cook a delicious meal together, pop a bottle (or two) of fizz and watch a romantic comedy under a cosy blanket. If there’s a few…

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  My blog is officially one month old. Not quite time to celebrate with one of those cute photos of a candle in a cupcake but it’s a mini milestone nevertheless. I’m amazed at how much I’ve learnt in just a few weeks and just how much I’m loving it. Now I’m on maternity leave, I’m so looking forward to Thursdays and Fridays – my son struts off happily to…

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  This is the first week of my maternity leave. To say I’m relieved to be finished working is an understatement. I’m finding second-time pregnancy much tougher than the first. Physically, I feel like a whale on steroids; mentally, I’m exhausted just thinking about all the things I need to do before the birth; emotionally, I’m up and down like a yo-yo. So far, there has been plenty of tea,…

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