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Reflection, Thoughts, Opinions, Words

Here are my personal posts on life, learning and living. From daily journals to pieces on writing, find out more about me.

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Sunday Faves December 1st

December. Yes, you read that right. We are now in December. The month of excessive spending and general happiness to all. Except for this year, I won’t be the one spending excessively. I will be the one making my own gifts for family and friends. I will be buying one main gift for my three […]

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Sunday Faves November 24th

Yet another rollercoaster of a week over here. It seems like the universe is sending over everything before the turn of a new decade. I one way at least I can hopefully get it all out of the way before the New Year and be able to start afresh. Even though the universe seems to […]

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Sunday Faves November 17th

This week has been a rollercoaster. First off our poorly car has had to go to the garage and needs too much done to put it through it’s MOT. This has left us carless but luckily I have a great family who helps us out more than they should. Yet, by Friday things seemed to […]

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Sunday Faves November 10th

Bonfire night is now out of the way so the countdown to the big day is on now! This week has been an interesting one. With lots of rain and a poorly car, it hasn’t been the most smooth sailing of all weeks. One highlight was the fireworks that the kids enjoyed. I’m not a […]

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Simply Remember: October

Looking back over the past month is the perfect way to document and remember. It can be so easy to forget those small details. So by simply remembering them in a blog post, I can look back. Plus share them with you too. It’s been a while since I shared one of these posts. June […]

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Sunday Faves – November 2nd

It’s November. The month of dark nights, fireworks and not quite being Christmas yet! I always look forward to three months that run-up to Christmas. The changing colours of autumn in October. Then the dark nights and colder days of November. Then onto the festive cheer of December. This year is going to be the […]

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NaNoWriMo 2019 – Where to start

NaNoWriMo 2019 is the National Novel Writing Month. It starts every year on 1st November. You have a month to write 50,000 words of a novel. This breaks down to 1,507 words a day. Now, I have tried to complete this challenge over the past 5 years and have never really made it past the […]

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Oreo and Bailey Turn 1

If you follow my Instagram account you may have seen Oreo and Bailey pop up in my feed from time to time. These two little rascals entered our lives in February. They had been found on the side of a very busy main road. Cruelly they were left in their cat carrier with the door […]

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Sunday Faves – October 27th

My weekly roundup of favourite posts, Instagram accounts and general internet goodness. It’s been a long time since I wrote a post like this. I’ve been struggling with what I want this space to be. Do I want it to be a place where I churn out blog posts in an effort to make money? […]

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Simply Remember: June

June has to be one of my favourite months of the year. That’s because it’s my birth month! Plus it means we are half way through the year. Also Summer is right around the corner and with it those long summer holidays where the kids get to be kids are do what they want. But […]

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