Category Archives: Words


It’s been a funny couple of weeks. I’ve felt like it’s impossible to keep the all of the balls up in the air but I’m pretty sure no one really wants to read a blog post of me moaning about … Continue reading

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Usually I write because we’ve done something that I want to share, or sometimes things pop into my head and I want to record them. Last week I stumbled upon ‘The Prompt’ and I thought it would be an interesting challenge. The prompt … Continue reading

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Does complete honesty matter?

Along with many, many mums I often feel like I’m not doing enough; or being interesting enough; or listening well enough. I’m sure my children watch far too much TV and I definitely spend too much time on my phone. I could … Continue reading

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I sat down to try and write about Little Miss at 15 months and it turned into another poem! She is definitely our last child and I’ve tried (and manly succeeded) to enjoy the baby phase more than I did last … Continue reading

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Just Breathe

I’ve been reading Nobody Told Me: Poetry and Parenthood by Hollie McNish. I totally love her poetry. If you’ve not heard any I can highly recommend you check out her youtube channel    Anyway it turns out reading poetry when I fall … Continue reading

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