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August Favourites

August 7, 2018 | 2 Comments

So it’s been a while since one of my catch up type posts, but today seemed like a good day to write one. It was a bit of a bleh Monday to be honest. Left my umbrella at home on the one day it bucketed down. A lone pimple blossomed between my eyebrows and I think it gave me a day long headache. Got the times mixed up and sent my husband to pick up my daughter 30 minutes too early from school (I swear I have selective amnesia because every week I get confused – it doesn’t help that it’s different on every day!).

Anyway, I have much to be grateful for, but that doesn’t mean we can’t be real and speak about the days that are not so good, where we feel like we may combust from stress (or as my business partner put it: “my head feels like it’s full of bees”). Continue Reading…

Beauty, Books, Health, Style

May Favourites

May 8, 2018 | 6 Comments

It’s nearly the middle of the year. I KNOW. I’m feeling a bit uncomfortable with the rapid pace of life but what can you do? Except try slow down occasionally, savour every moment, and roll with the punches when things are not so nice. I’ve been doing lots of nice things lately though (very lucky lady), so here are some of them: Continue Reading…

Books, Food

March Favourites

March 24, 2018 | 5 Comments

Me again. I’ve just put the kids to bed and I actually want to run around the silent rooms screaming hallelujah. I took them to a movie thinking it would be a nice mom gesture but do you think they rewarded me with any type of good behaviour or appreciation afterwards? Nope, they’ve fought like cat and dog ever since we got home. Kicking. Whining. Crying. My soul.

I know this is pretty normal but jeez, it gets my back up. Of course, after I shouted like a mad woman they then relented and gave me hugs and were adorable once again. And thank goodness for biology because then your heart just swells with love once more. Until someone whines again. And so it continues.

But I digress. I haven’t blogged a lot this month but here are some nice things I’ve been getting up to: Continue Reading…