Living through a Nightmare

My Sister In law to be has this week experienced something which I think everyone fears beyond believe. At around 1.44am she was woken up to hear her smoke alarms sounding and find that her house was on fire, after running outside to see what was happening she quickly realised that the fire was billowing… Continue reading Living through a Nightmare

Magical Adventures York

Today I had the pleasure off attending a new and exciting class with my youngest son (3). Magical Adventures’ is an active adventure class for 13 month – 4 year olds. Jump on board the ‘Magical Adventures train’ for a different adventure destination every week, incorporating sensory activities, dance, music, imaginary play and structured games.… Continue reading Magical Adventures York

Daily Affirmations have changed my family’s life

A few weeks back I attended the Bumps and Baby Expo were I met the wonderful Baby Mindful York,  I've had the pleasure of meeting the wonderful Sherrie before at another event where she introduced me to her Mindful classes for baby's and children.  I am a huge believer in Mindfulness and the incredible effects… Continue reading Daily Affirmations have changed my family’s life

Date Night After having Kids

I do feel that I am slightly telling a lie here that me and my partner follow all of these tips, but the intention is there and if I'm perfectly honest often I feel like my life is so involved with the kids most of the time my annoying yet lovely partner (we'll call him… Continue reading Date Night After having Kids

Hi My Names Abi and I’m a Mental Health Survivor….

Ok so in the early days everything a little crazy, lots of different people telling you different things, lots of adjustment and self discovery and lots and lots of ups and downs...but...there is a really beautiful light at the end of the tunnel once the fog has cleared. I never knew I even liked that!… Continue reading Hi My Names Abi and I’m a Mental Health Survivor….

‘I need help’…what happens next? 5 tips for the early days

Im so proud of you, you've admitted to yourself that things are not as they should be, you've done the bravest thing and asked for help! So now what?? Am I going to be bombarded with appointments? therapy sessions? Am I better?? Well lovely the short answer is No. I will tell you my story… Continue reading ‘I need help’…what happens next? 5 tips for the early days

Maternal Mental health Week 2019 and Me

This week marks Maternal mental health week, something which is very close to my own heart and I'm sure has affected you as well in some way. 1 in 4 mums are affected either before or up to a year after the birth of their child. My own experience of perinatal mental health is a… Continue reading Maternal Mental health Week 2019 and Me

Visit to Primark Birminghams New Store

On our way down to stay with my lovely friend Laura down in Essex it felt silly not to have a short detour via Primarks new store which I've seen so many good things about online. I'm not going to lie the store was absolutely heaving and I guess this is to be expected for… Continue reading Visit to Primark Birminghams New Store

York Bump and Baby Expo 2019

The Bump and Baby Expo is a one-stop shop for everything before, during and after pregnancy. Avocado events hosted a very special event within York racecourses on Sunday 7th April, i was extremely excited to be attending the event as a guest blogger and got the opportunity to meet some fantastic exhibitors and guests at… Continue reading York Bump and Baby Expo 2019

31 Day Blogging challenge…Day 7

Your Pet hates This is going to be fun..... Right so when we are at school we are all taught the same language and the same way to speak and spell this language so why do people still say words wrong?? My partner is the absolute worse for this...So instead of saying Horrible he says… Continue reading 31 Day Blogging challenge…Day 7