C25k, Exercise, fashion, Random nonsense, Rant, Running, Swimming, This Girl Can

The secret to feeling good in a swimming costume (or why I’d go to Justin’s party).

If I thought going running in my saggy jogging bottoms was daunting, wearing my swimming costume in public was a whole new level of anxiety - especially without my little human shield to wield in front of my mumtum. As part of efforts to mend my leg, I need to hit the pool (sans-child) to help build… Continue reading The secret to feeling good in a swimming costume (or why I’d go to Justin’s party).

#MySundayPhoto, fashion, Freya, MySundayPhoto

My Sunday Photo – week 11.

One dreary afternoon this week I thought I would be pro-active and get Freya to try on some of the clothes in her wardrobe to see what else we might need for summer. She looked so cute in this outfit, which my mum got from a charity shop last year but which was massive on her… Continue reading My Sunday Photo – week 11.

Entertainment, family, fashion, Food, Freya, It IS easy being green, Parenting, The great outdoors

My five Easy Green reminders for autumn.

Ahhhh, autumn. I've seen lots of lovely posts welcoming the season but I'm afraid I'm not quite ready to embrace it just yet. I'm still mourning the loss of summer - although I'll do the same when autumn moves to winter and so on. Maybe I just don't like change? Every season has its good… Continue reading My five Easy Green reminders for autumn.

fashion, Getting old, New mum

My five day denim free challenge: The results.

The girl who got on the bus wore 1940s glamour with a definite modern twist. From the top of her coiffed hair, complete with shock of pink, past denim hot pants and down to her peep toe shoes. She looked amazing; like she was about to walk on stage or appear in a vintage film - although, in all… Continue reading My five day denim free challenge: The results.