Firstly, thank you for finding me and my blog!
I am a mum of two beautiful children (aged 4 and 1) and have two fantastic stepsons (aged 11 and 8) so to say we have a busy household is an understatement! Family life is the most important thing to me. Being a mummy and spending time with my gorgeous husband and children, is the most precious gift I could have ever been given.
I have learnt that in life, a lot of things are limited. Apart from love. Which can grow. Infinitely.
Living in Dorset, I was a teacher for 15 years: it was a job which I absolutely loved. Yes, there are many issues within the politics of education but ultimately, I entered into teaching because I love working with children. Seeing the look on a child’s face when it ‘clicks’ or when the light bulb moment finally appears, is one to cherish, knowing that you helped that child on their journey. I would love to think that I have had an impact and made a lasting impression on at least one child that I have taught and that they think of me when they are older and look back on their time at school. Then I would know I had succeeded.
However, I have since had a major career change. I now work from home as a Social Media Marketing and Content Manager. I also tutor children on a 1:1 basis in English and Maths. I adore my new life. I am now in control and I get to take my little boy to school. I will never miss a Sports Day, Celebration Assembly or Nativity. I can read a bedtime story without rushing. I am the one who now gets to see the developmental milestone moments of my daughter.
No Sunday night blues … It’s wonderful.
In all honesty, I’m a girly girl. I love shoes, make-up, jewellery, music, celeb gossip and food. Much to the delight of my husband, I also love Football and to the amusement of my friends, I enjoy watching the Darts! My friends are incredibly important to me and I pride myself on being a supportive friend who can lend an ear or give advice.
I decided to write this blog as I love writing and I wanted a way of documenting the adventures and journeys that my little family get up to. I aim to share with you the things in my life, that I love. The things which I think you might love too. We will share with you our highs, our successes, our fears. We love family days out, travel and eating out. We love being outdoors; you will most likely find us at the beach or among nature.
I have written guest posts for the Paultons Park website, I am a MAMA Academy Ambassador, Sassy Bloom Ambassador and a Blogs for Babies Resident Blogger and most recently was selected to be part of the official H&A Bathtime Fun Squad, 2015. I can proudly say that I have also been selected to be on the Parent Panel for Parent Friendly Stays.
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‘ The happiest of people don’t necessarily have the best of everything. They just make the most of everything that comes their way.‘
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