Dealing with cancer in the family

I am Strong, but I am tired.

When they ask, I tell people I’m fine. I am. Fine. It’s not a choice. There is no option. I didn’t wake up one morning and make a conscious decision that this is how I would feel this year. It just is. I wondered for a long time whether I was in denial. About Chris’… Continue reading I am Strong, but I am tired.

Month in a Minute

Month in a Minute – July 2016

I got through July on an almost empty tank. I found myself both physically and mentally exhausted and in desperate need of a rest. I can’t rest from everything, the world keeps turning and the days keep moving forward and I have 2 whirlwind kiddies that still need my attention. I’m lucky enough to work… Continue reading Month in a Minute – July 2016

Dealing with cancer in the family

Needing a rest from the juggle

I am ready for a break. A break from juggling. Everything. I am ready not to have to set my alarm, to lazily get ready in the morning, to not have to commute, to stay in my PJs if I really want to. To sit with no real need to go anywhere. Ready for aspects… Continue reading Needing a rest from the juggle

Everything Else

Finding the Peace & Power in Blogging – My BML16

This year I attended my first Britmums Live blogging conference. I made the last-minute decision to take the journey to London as some how I’d managed to find myself as a finalist for one of the BiB awards, the ceremony takes place straight after the conference. Being a finalist is a pretty big deal and… Continue reading Finding the Peace & Power in Blogging – My BML16

Everything Else

The Fear of the Fall

Yesterday I went roller skating. I haven’t been in roller boots since I was a tween/early teen. We have, some may say stupidly, booked a roller skating party for Lily’s birthday, even though she has never roller skated before. She was insistent about what she wanted to do so we decided it would probably be… Continue reading The Fear of the Fall