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Getting ‘You’ to Sleep Through

I'm not the greatest sleeper, I never have been really and in the words of my mother my, "energy has always been boundless". My kids seemed to have taken after me (which is good and bad).
directing-Honest Mum

Sharing My Creative Life

For those who follow this blog know, the last few years or more have seen me become a full time professional blogger.
Brilliant Blog Posts

Brilliant Blog Posts 2nd October 2014

It's #brilliantblogposts again this week and I'm going live early as tomorrow I'm heading off to the hairdressers first thing to go from golden back to brunette! I'll be sharing my new look with you all soon, of course! Now onto more serious things, HUGE thanks to every one of you who links up to #brilliantblogposts when you can, I am simply staggered but not suprised by the IMMENSE talent of our blogging community and always feel stimulated, entertained, informed and hugely touched by your posts, you lot ROCK!
driving-Honest Mum

Tips to Drive Safely This Winter-Sponsored

I know I'm only just about out of my summer wardrobe but the fact is, winter is on its way and soon as my eldest has been pre-empting, "it will be snowing"-well it always seems to in Yorkshire anyway!
The boys playing dog-Honest Mum

“Look Mummy, Look, We’re Dogs”

The words you've always wanted to hear, oh and the actions too-eating rice crispies off the playroom floor from plastic bowls. I've never been so proud. My clever, sometimes crazy twosome playing dog. Inevitably I had to take a picture of it, if only to bribe them in their teenage years.
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Nursery-I’ve Made a Decision…

So those reading my blog last week will know, it was a pretty rubbish time for myself and Alexander. A lot of tears were shed (by us both). The nursery induction was hard going, which is inevitable but it was worse than expected, Alexander was beside himself and despite another session with me, he just wasn't settling, my toddler wasn't ready.
Great friends-yummy mummies

The Power of Great Girl Friends

I've always been a bit of a girl's girl-I'm still friends with many of my oldest girlfriends from school, sixth form and university then from working in the film industry; I love how empowering good female friends can be! I'd be lost without them!
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Getting Back to Yoga and Feeling Great

When yoga's not in my life I'll be honest, I feel pretty rubbish, and I did for a lot of the summer- along with eating far too much sugar, I let my exercise routine go to the wayside, I stopped running and yoga and quickly felt the healthy glow diminish along with my energy levels.
Alexander's birthday

Alexander’s 2nd Birthday Celebrations

Last weekend saw my youngest son, Alexander turn 2, two whole years! I know every parent on the planet says the same thing, but doesn't time fly, people?!
Alexander-Honest Mum

Starting Nursery-The Heart Wrench

So this morning we took the cute pictures of my toddler Alexander, just 2, in his nursery uniform, the same nursery that his older brother Oliver attended (and pre-school) and loved dearly- and we all smiled sweetly as my nerves were building...another day, another huge milestone for us all (after Oliver started school only last week)!
case app-phone covers

Win £200 to spend on Case App

Case App allows you to create your own stunning iPhone, iPad and Samsung Galaxy cases with silicone lining (great if you have kids like me who like to play and throw your phone around), and laptop skins too!