Posts Tagged ‘Friends’

Preparing to Face the Fear

What do you do when faced with having to do something you fear? a) Fear? What’s that? I fear nothing! b) Run away! c) Hide and hope it will go away. d) Face it head on – show it I’m not scared! e) Do everything you can to best prepare for everything it may present […] Read more…

I’m Going to BritMums Live!

It’s nearly time for BritMums Live… I’m really looking forward to the two-day blogging conference. It promises to be a brilliant event, with the chance to catch up with so many of my friends, and get lots of tips from the sessions. Please do come and say hello! Name: Leigh (you pronounce it like you would ‘Lee’) […] Read more…

The Perfect Little Pink Dress

Every woman needs a little black dress in her wardrobe, according to old style wisdom. A dress that flatters, makes her feel good whenever she puts it on. A dress perfect for pretty much any occasion. Well, I’ve finally found my little black dress – except it’s pink! My perfect little pink dress is this beautiful number from […] Read more…

Memories, and Friends Old and New in Leeds

Six different trains, and four friends helped celebrate old memories and create new ones during a day trip to Leeds last week. The trip to Leeds was made for lunch with two friends I had ‘met’ through blogging: Vicki (Honest Mum) and Katie (Pouting in Heels), and to meet for hot chocolate with Lea, my old […] Read more…

Life After…My Childhood

I am honoured that Sian, whom fellow bloggers may know from The Potty Mouthed Mummy, has chosen to share the story of her childhood here, in the first Life After… guest post. After reading her sad yet so beautifully told story, I desperately wanted to give her a huge hug. Thank you, Sian, for being […] Read more…

Brilliant BlogCamp Birmingham

There were interesting talks, there were lovely outfits, there were friends, there were hugs, there was lots of chatting – and cake. I even learnt a new word – and it’s not a rude one. It all happened at last Saturday’s BlogCamp! The day was so enjoyable I can’t believe this time last week I […] Read more…

Friday Favourites: Stationery

This is the first in a new series of posts: Friday Favourites. Each Friday, I’ll be writing about some of my favourite things. It’s a bit of fun, I’ll enjoy writing about what makes me, me – and I hope you’ll enjoy reading them, too! First up, it’s my passion for stationery… I have had quite […] Read more…

Social Media: My Favourite Waste of Time

Need to do something? Really can’t be bothered, and would much rather be doing something else? Why not open up your social media apps to ‘quickly’ check what the world online is up to. The opportunities for procrastination offered by social media are nearly endless. For instance:   Twitter Check notifications. A couple of tweets to […] Read more…

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