body positivity, mental health

Freeing yourself from diet culture opens you up to body love

I think it's clicked you know. Something has finally happened inside my brain and allowed me to fully step outside the diet culture box. And now I'm standing here able to see everything around me so clearly and untainted. Ive been taking baby steps in and out of it for a couple of months, and… Continue reading Freeing yourself from diet culture opens you up to body love

family, pregnancy

The first two months of Reuben..

Okay so I haven't actually written anything in around 8 weeks. And I only know this because the last time I wrote I was in hospital having my baby 💙 it has been a very fast 8 weeks too! Why does the last two months of pregnancy drag like anything and the first two months… Continue reading The first two months of Reuben..

church, family, pregnancy, Uncategorized

The birth of Reuben. A planned, third c-section.

I wrote this post the day my baby was born. But haven't got around to sharing it until now. I planned on going back through and editing it in an attempt to make it 'better' but I've decided to leave it exactly as it is. Written under the influence of all the drugs and emotions...… Continue reading The birth of Reuben. A planned, third c-section.

family

Santa clause came to town

I've been dreading taking my three year old to see santa for weeks now as he is just not a people person. Or at least he wasn't a people person. Since staring school he's changed so much and will pretty much speak to anyone now. But I was still worried because of the whole strange… Continue reading Santa clause came to town

family, pregnancy

Full term bumpdate. -ready for baby.

I am finally ready for the arrival of baby number four. Yes, we cut it fine. But we got there in the end. Our pram and car seat were delivered yesterday and I am in love with it. However I'm not loving having to get rid of all the boxes it came all came in… Continue reading Full term bumpdate. -ready for baby.

family, pregnancy

Christmas is coming!

Okay I've been MIA since Halloween time thanks to my fetus be considerably uncooperative about staying in the womb. I've spent too much time in the hospital which has left me wanting to pack in my planned c section and stay at home to have him naturally. But I know that'll pass in a few… Continue reading Christmas is coming!

family, pregnancy

October half term 2018. Halloween and bonfire night

Monday We spent the first day of half term making the house look Halloweeny. Carved the pumpkins and put up a small amount of decorations. Then we took the boys to my parents house just so they could terrorise them for an hour instead of us. Before bed we watched Frankenweenie in the glow of… Continue reading October half term 2018. Halloween and bonfire night