5 Ways To Boost Your Self-Confidence

This year I am working on putting myself out there more when it comes to blogging and on the social media channels. I think one of the reasons I haven’t done this much to date is all to do with self-confidence. Actually, it’s a lack of self-confidence that has stopped me in the past. Obviously, you don’t just wake up one day and decide ‘oh, I’m totally fine with myself now’ and have a massive change. There are steps you can take and things you can do to boost your self-confidence. Fake it ’till you make it Everyone has to

Happy Anniversary to my husband

Happy 3rd Anniversary Husband. Where has the time gone!? 3 years ago today we were are that beautiful house in Florida getting married. All we cared about was each other, the sun shining down on us and me wearing sandals under my wedding dress! Then you locked us out of our hotel room and I stood there sweltering in my dress. I was less than impressed but quickly forgave you. I had just married you after all! I don’t think either of us would have imagined being where we are now, on our 3 year anniversary.  We’ve bought our own house and we have

The sacrifices we make

My mum came to stay recently and we got to talking about the classes that Erin attends during the week. A friend had asked how we manage to afford so many classes. As a mum themselves, she knows they don’t come cheap! Currently, Erin goes to four different baby classes each week. These are as follows: Monday – Swimming (£91 a term; about 12 weeks) Tuesday – Baby Yoga (£30 for 6 weeks) Wednesday – Music in Motion (£40 for 12 weeks) Friday – Baby Sensory (£70 for 10 weeks) For roughly 12 weeks of everything that comes to a massive £261! Now, as we have

A family Valentine’s Day

John and I have never been too big on Valentine’s Day. I remember doing something the first year that we were together but not since then. I think John is more into Valentine’s Day than I am or he would be if we had spare money to celebrate with. I always think there are better things to spend money on than restaurants putting their prices up or a bouquet of red roses that will only die in a couple of days. Romantic thoughts, I know! Today was the first Valentine’s Day that John and I have spent as a family with Erin.