Today is the first day that little Sammy boy was able to grab something with both hands and bring straight to his mouth. Major accomplishment!
This is when the fun starts - 3rd November 2017 - Labour Day! 7:30am - Wake up to my waters breaking in bed (very happy I bought that £15 waterproof mattress protector again!). No contractions yet, so I hop into the shower to wash away all the gunky and horrifically smelly waters thats all down … Continue reading Labour Story – RocketBoy Sam
I wanted a calm, drug free, water pool birth. My first lesson in motherhood happened before this kid even turned up, no matter how hard you try some things are just out of your control and in the end your kid will always come first. My due date had passed so I knew it was … Continue reading Labour Story – Nothing ever goes to plan
We’ve all by now not only seen hundreds of videos of friends doing the ice bucket challenge, but surely we have all been nominated at least once and this obviously means we’ve all seen our fair share of excuses why some people don’t want to do it. So here is my reply to everyone’s excuse: “It’s … Continue reading 5 excuses against the Ice Bucket Challenge.
Well Ladies (and Gentlemen), I believe an actual final choice has been made for the one and only MR CHRISTIAN GREY! After realising that Charlie Hunman (the first choice for Mr.Grey) wouldn't have enough time to dedicate for the role of the elusive CEO millionaire, he gave up his seat for runner-up, Jamie Dornan. Let's all … Continue reading The New Mr Christian Grey
If you’re having a bad day or feeling too tired to do your usual make up routine, opt for a bold lipstick instead. No need to mess with mascara, eyeliner, blusher and brushing out the kinks in your hair. Simply throw you hair up and add a lippy of you choice. VOILA! You look wonderful! … Continue reading Go Bright. Go Bold.
Unless you've been living under a rock the past month, you will have realised that Purple is big this autumn. It is everywhere! You can have it in any pattern, shade, texture, item of clothing and jewellery. Pick and chose how you want to wear it, and you know you've nailed this season's fashion, possibly … Continue reading Purple Mania!
Right, its time to get creative. I hope you have all enjoyed my last JobHunting post and have now managed to get a nice selection of personal attributes, that you can pick and choose from. I'm sure you all secretly loved hearing your compliments from your friends and family. So the next step is bringing … Continue reading Job Hunting … Step 2 – “Find Transferable Skills”
It's come to that dreaded time, job hunting. So far, I believe that this search for employment can be one of the most stressful parts of life. But I will give a few of my personal views, which may help the rest of you out there that are facing the same situation as I am. … Continue reading Job Hunting… Step 1 – “I am Perfect …”
Any one who says they love fantasy romances will have heard of Anne Rice and the famous Vampire Chronicles, more specifically "An Interview with a Vampire". The national bestselling author has left behind the cold, elegant vampires, for the brutish and savage werewolf legends. As a massive fan of anything to do with fantasy and … Continue reading Review: The Wolf Gift – Anne Rice