I spend a great deal of my time online. Whether it is for work or for social purposes, there is so much to gain from the web. Plus, if I need something then I can access it quickly, which is perfect because I have small children at home to look after and getting out to libraries and events is quite…

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Last year – my first ever BritMums Live – (hosted by the amazing team at BritMums) blew me away a little bit. It was far bigger, grander, glossier and more inspiring than I had anticipated. I am therefore feeling incredibly excited about attending it again this year…next weekend! One thing that I came away with, which was particularly buzzing around my head after…

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When I saw that my blog was in the final 6 in the ‘Mummy & Daddy Blog Awards’ aka The MADS (run by TOTS100) I almost spat my latte coffee out all over my keyboard. I was incredibly blown away and very honoured that anyone voted for me and extremely delighted to have got this far. This year saw more nominations than ever…

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Exactly one year ago I wrote a blog post – The 25 things I’ve learnt from a year in blogging. I said some hints and tips in there such as: Be yourself. Write your own way. Each day you’ll still learn something new…. Etc etc. And as I read it back I still find that a lot of what I wrote…

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For some reason quite a few people seem to like my Instagram account It has nicely crept up to 7.5k followers in the last 2 years, which I am continually amazed and astounded by! I must admit though – as this blog post title suggests – that I do love and totally adore this photo-sharing app. Out of all the social media channels it…

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I’ve just had a phone-call from a potential client about taking on some more freelance blogging work. My initial reaction: “Yippeee things are going SO well”. My next reaction: “How am I going to fit this in to the already packed hours that I work?”. Gulp. I started this blog 2 years ago as a release from the ‘strains’ of early…

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I am always intrigued as to how other bloggers do it. And by that I mean actually blog. Most (if not all) of the blogs that I read are by parents; a large group of people juggling parenthood and the art of blogging (and often a day job too). So I thought that I would share a behind the scenes of my…

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I am fairly new to freelance writing since I set up my own blog over 2 years ago however I now have clients and I am always looking to expand and grow my portfolio. I love writing…I cannot think of anything that I would rather be doing as work these days. I love working from home, being my own boss,…

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Blogging is a lovely, exciting, thrilling world to be a part of. I still can’t believe that I fell into it nearly 2 years ago, by chance, and that I am still thriving from it. I love writing and creating and my love for it continues to grow each month. But one of the toughest parts of being a blogger…

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