family finances, Family Life, Motherhood

A Happy Place

I realise I haven't written for a while, and my last posts were very much on the negative side. I'm happy to say things are looking up now. Some major changes have happened in our lives and it has brought things together, or started to at least. Firstly, I threatened to leave D. After my… Continue reading A Happy Place

Family Life, Motherhood

Baby B & The Body Shop At Home

I know it's been quite a while since I wrote here, a month actually, and I apologise. Life has swept me away a bit and I've been plugging myself into other things which meant I let this slide. But I'm here now with a little life update! So, Baby B now has 6 teeth! And… Continue reading Baby B & The Body Shop At Home

family finances, Family Life, Motherhood

Working From Home As A Mum

Those of you who have read my last post will remember that we have found ourselves facing redundancy from my husband's job. As a result of this I have spent some time considering options that I can do from home to save us from putting Baby B into childcare while still earning a few pennies… Continue reading Working From Home As A Mum

Family Life, Motherhood

The News Of Redundancy

For those of you in the UK, you may remember back in February that Honda announced the closure of their factory in Swindon. For us this has a massive effect. My husband works there currently and our entire plan was built around his continued progression through the company and the wage that that would pull… Continue reading The News Of Redundancy

Family Life, Motherhood

Annoying Things Your In Laws/ Parents Say

This one is going to be both a bit of a funny one, sarcastic, and a bit of a vent - you have been warned! When you are pregnant you find that everyone has an opinion on everything, and none more so than your parents/ in laws. And for some reason these opinions and 'advice'… Continue reading Annoying Things Your In Laws/ Parents Say