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How to support someone going through Cancer

Sadly we have all known someone, who this awful disease has effected. Like many I’m sad to say I know people who are full on fighting this, amazingly overcome it and most upsetting of all – Lost their hard fight. Something that has bothered me recently is how to help these incredible people. Is it…

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Top 5 tips for family calm

My Top 5 Tips for Calm In today’s whirlwind society, where we feel like we have no time for anything, it can be hard find those moments of calm. As a family we always seem to be rushing around trying to get things done. Maybe it’s the forgotten last minute homework, that certain day of…

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Anxiety – friend or foe?

Anxiety – friend or foe? Anxiety’s a funny thing. It can be a symptom of something else or a condition in its own right. For some it is an overwhelming set of physical sensations – maybe a panic attack – for others it’s doom-laden, often random or catastrophic intrusive thoughts which can pounce as if…

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For Starters…

So…..here goes, my first ever blog post. I am going headlong into this with having absoloutely no clue where to begin. Just write and don’t edit I thought. That way the words should just flow and the content should emerge uncontrived and beautifully creative? …here’s hoping. I am sitting in my lounge just having done…

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Post Natal Depression – My story

When you’re in the grips of PND it’s really hard to ask for help. You’ve just been blessed with this ‘bundle of joy’ how can you be sad? This is exactly how I felt! My mind was my worst enemy ‘Pull yourself together jo’ ‘you’ve got nothing to be sad about jo!’  I couldn’t help…

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Motherhood and Mental Health

Motherhood and Mental Health. As if the two were not each a big enough deal on their own – what happens when you struggle with both at once? I’m Hattie. I’m a friend of Jo’s, and have been since we were both pregnant and met in an NCT group twelve years ago. If I’m brutally…

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My mind games with food

Follow my blog with Bloglovin My first memory of being conscious of my weight, was after I’d been swimming one day age 6 – I was sat by the pool in my little pink costume without a care in the world enjoying a delicious choc ice when my ‘lovely’ uncle said “you can’t get that…

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The day I leapt into Instagram… as a blogger!

Gosh, It felt rather scary today as I switched my private profile to public. Why? Well I love sharing my experiences in life with others. The funny things the kids say and do, bring so much joy to so many. The main reason is that it’s tough growing a little home made business. Apparently one…

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Our Sunday Roast – Expectations vs. Reality

Sunday Roast Expectations

I woke this morning with my usual ‘rose tinted glasses’ firmly in place! The thought of a lovely family Sunday, filled me with contentment. I’d cook Sunday lunch, we would all sit round the table to eat Mummy’s delicious, nutritious, healthy roast… all home made right down to the Apple sauce! My mummy ora is…

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