I love being a full time working mum – I get the best of both worlds, working and building a career and spending my days off with my little monkey. I know I’ve commented on how busy I’ve been at work recently. That’s a reason why I perhaps don’t love it all the time. Here’s…… Continue reading When being a working parent is tough..
It’s been a couple of weeks since my last blog post. My last post was about motivation and what keeps me going. I’ve been pushed to the max over recent weeks so I’ve had to re read it a couple of times to keep me going. I had a weekend off over bonfire night so…… Continue reading It’s been a while…
This morning I’m laid in bed. I got home at about midnight last night and decided to take a few hours off today. I’m off to Pilates shortly, and i have already been up to make my salad and chop my fruit etc for my lunch at work later. I have been asked a few…… Continue reading Motivation & keeping it together
Today is World Mental Health Day. It’s a day for people who suffer, and have suffered with mental health problems to speak out about their experiences; to share with those not comfortable speaking out yet. Looking after your mental health is more important than eating healthy and keeping fit. It affects people in so many…… Continue reading World Mental Health Day
So I’ve still got post holiday blues! I’ve been back just over a week and I have found it so difficult to get back to the swing of the routine and normal every day activities. I loved every part of my holiday…apart from monkey only wanting his daddy! That was far from ideal. We went…… Continue reading Post Holiday Blues
“Mummy told me….” is monkeys favourite saying! He says this when I tell him off. He runs to daddy crying, saying “mummy told me.” Daddy is his number 1 at the moment. I’m the one that disciplines him 99% of the time, as I am the one that does lose my patience a little faster. …… Continue reading Being manipulated by a 3 yr old
So this time tomorrow we will be on holiday. In 12 hours time we will be in the airport… This week I will admit I took a step back from parenting. Daddy took a step forward and I focused on work. I’ve hardy slept for 5 days, and I’m running on empty…but it doesn’t matter…… Continue reading Work, routine & holidays