3 Years of Loving You

3 years ago my life changed drastically, today marks the day I was discharged from hospital after a week of being in there due to poor mental health. Today marks the day that Rob came to the hospital with flowers and asked me to be his girlfriend. Today is the day that I am thankful for my life, for my little family, for friends, but mostly for Rob. If it wasn’t for Rob supporting me through my darkest times, I…

BBC Mums and Mental Health #MumTakeover

Some of you may or may not already know that I was asked if I would like to get involved with the BBC mums and mental health event that is taking place in Blackpool this week where Stacey Solomon, Rochelle Humes and Giovanna Fletcher will join BBC 5 live radio presenter Anna Foster to host the UK’s biggest conversation about Mums and Mental Health. I was asked by the BBC to film a short video talking about my experience as…

Day In The Life Of A Young …

Being a Stay At Home Mum is hard, don’t get me wrong I love the fact that I can stay at home with my little girl but its hard in that nothing about my day is mine. My life revolves around everybody else, waking up in the morning I have to decide whether to quietly get up before the toddler or wait until the very last minute before she shouts my name and then spend the rest of the day…

Lessons I’ve Learnt Since Becoming A …

10 things I’ve Learnt Since Becoming A Mum The World Is a Scary Place – Everything affects you when you’re a parent, you worry for your children more than ever & you will do all that you can to keep them safe.  Being a mum is bloody hard work – Its not easy, and anybody who says it is (is lying) Whether you’re a mum of one, two or even ten… parenting is hard!   Never Underestimate the healing power of a…

LEARNING TO LOVE MY POST BABY BODY | …

Channel Mum’s topic this week is all about Body Positivity, this is a subject that I feel quite strongly about so I wanted to get involved and tell my story. Did you know that 71% of women have received negative comments about their post baby bodies? With family members and strangers being the most common culprits. When I was pregnant, It took me a while to get used to my ‘new body’. I did definitely struggle at first to accept…