Why I will always be disappointed staring at a negative pregnancy test

It is Tuesday 3rd July 2018 (when I am writing this, not publishing), and I have just taken a pregnancy test. In fact, it is…

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8 years with the other half – our love story!

Usually on a Monday morning, I have a new interview from my regular Mummascribbles meets series. Alas, I was wholly unorganised and I didn’t have…

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Dealing with the pain of loss: A guide to coping

This is a collaborative post Nothing hits you harder than losing somebody you love. Even if you’ve had months, or even years to prepare for…

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Remembering Dad at 70

My Dad would have been celebrating his 70th birthday today but he was sadly taken from us almost six years ago.

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When Sport Relief made me sob my heart out

Last night I was sat at home on my own whilst the boys were upstairs sleeping. I had the laptop open all evening and I…

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Travelling makes me anxious and I don’t much like it

Almost a year ago, I wrote a post about how Oscar’s regular meltdowns in the car had made me a really nervous driver. He was…

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7 ways to become savvy about saving energy

This is a collaborative post Gas and electricity. We all use them day in, day out. Watching the television, charging our phones, powering up our…

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