Ordinary Moments #34 Summer so far

The summer holidays have always been something that have filled me with excitement.

The endless blue sky, the opportunity to relax and take a step back from reality, the prospect of wonderful things…..ok ok it’s never quite that good but it still has that magical idealism that I used to have at school as I do now at 33.
I think I’m very lucky as since school I thnk there has only been a couple of summers that I have worked throughout!  Continue reading


Missing Out

Gestational Diabetes sucks. For the last two and a half weeks I’ve been ‘dieting’.  Yep in the last trimester of pregnancy when all you want to do is stuff your face because your hormones and emotions are all over the place and you don’t have to worry about the weight gain, because you’re already piling on the pounds! Continue reading


The Antenatal Group, Stick Man Trail and Lasagne #LittleLoves #34

Wow the end of another week and another closer to the start of term. I have been seriously unproductive this week and I can tell in my mood! I always feel so guilty and demotivated when I’m unproductive. When I stop procrastinating and get on with it I tend to feel so much better! It’s kick up the butt time I think-I’m hoping the apparent rain will get me motivated to get stuff done this weekend!

This weeks little loves are The Antenatal Group, Stick Man Trail and Lasagne. Continue reading


Excitement and Fear

With Baby No 2 due in 8 weeks time, its taking up more and more of my thinking time.  Until now its been easy to forget I am pregnant,
or I just kept thinking ‘oh I have loads of time’.

Now neither of those things are true.
I am obviously pregnant with a big bump to prove it, daily discomfort and reminders
and really time is flying so I’ve spent more time processing it all. Continue reading