I don’t know if it’s because it has felt like the longest winter ever, or the fact that I’ve been blogging for four years now, or the arrival of the new social media app Vero, or that Lottie has been waking again early — or all four of these things — but lately I have been struggling to think of new content. Pressing publish on…

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I have already read a lot of blog posts from a variety of bloggers this side of 2018 in which the word authentic has appeared. Which has got me wondering recently whether this is going to be THE big deal within blogging and influencing this year? And I believe that it will.

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I write about being a blogger a lot. I guess it’s because I love it so much and it genuinely is a real passion of mine. In the last 4 years I have always felt the desire to want to sit down and write, and have personally got so much out of it all. But – as I often say – even though there are…

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Some may say that my school days were fairly traditional. I went to a local comprehensive high school, was studious, did well in my GSCE’s, went on to do A-Levels and then picked Business Studies to read at Uni. At the time I thought this choice of degree would keep my options open for many different career paths, as well as knowing that getting into…

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As a busy Mum of two little ones I don’t get into London much these days, despite watching other people on my Instagram Stories pop in and out all the time to many different lovely events. In my previous role of HR Manager (pre-twins) I would travel all over the country and often be staying away with work; it was a large part of the…

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And the most dramatic blog post title award goes to me on this occasion, I believe? Let me explain. On Friday morning I woke up a little later than normal, Hubby was away and I had forgotten to set my alarm the night before. I thus decided (last minute decision) to pop to the gym that morning, have a quick intense workout and then come…

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Sorry guys, I know that I keep banging on about how much I just love being a blogger and how working as a freelance social media manager is THE BEST thing that happened to me career-wise, blah blah blah…but for me it really is the perfect job. I get to work at something that I love and enjoy, however, I can prioritise being a Mum…

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Now that the twins are in full-time school I get asked ALL the time by friends and family whether or not I am busy enough these days! Which makes me laugh out loud! Not only does the day between 9am and 3pm go incredibly fast (it really does) but I have so much work and life stuff to cram into those week days that I…

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Something rather big is happening in my life in just a matter of a few weeks time. Something pretty nerve-wracking, daunting, emotional…and yet extremely exciting too. In the first week of September 2017 my beautiful twins Harry & Lottie will be starting school – full-time – heading into reception class for their first primary school year. Part of me wants to hide under my duvet…

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