If you're self-employed you may be aware that today is D-Day for your tax return. If you're like me then you've probably been putting it off for months, and getting more and more anxious as 31st January creeps nearer. This is the first tax return I've ever done (I started my own business in 2016 … Continue reading How not to complete your tax return
Molly using chopsticks for the first time!
I jokingly replied to someone on Twitter earlier today that I forgot I had a blog, then had a bit of a panic that I hadn't actually posted anything this year. I've got ideas galore, even bought myself a swanky new blog planner - but I have had absolutely no time to do anything about … Continue reading Happy January
Molly started a brand new nursery this week, not knowing anyone. This was taken just before she went in - she just breezed in with a smile on her face. She amazes me every day. As much as she learns from me, I learn from her. One of the best things about having children is … Continue reading My Sunday Photo
It's no secret that kids are walking, talking breeding grounds for all kinds of bacteria and germs. Their non-existent immune systems take an absolute battering in the first few years, and nothing prepared me for the amount of illness that Molly came down with. Her health is the one thing that still sets my anxiety off, … Continue reading 11 tips on surviving winter with health anxiety and sick toddlers
The Custard Factory in Birmingham is one of the most interesting and quirky places to visit. A place for artists to come and express themselves, you will find yourself walking round there for hours admiring it all. We went yesterday to their annual 'Digmas' celebrations, lots of festive fun for everyone to enjoy. I love … Continue reading My Sunday Photo
I had my suspicions a while ago. The distance, the silence, constantly on his phone...I knew something was going on. My worst fear was that he was seeing someone else, and it was true. Only the other woman was depression, and she has got her black claws well and truly in. My partner, John, is … Continue reading When depression is the other woman