The Finished product…

So here they are! In my last post, Making something special.., I spoke about how I was making some special items for family this year. I made some Christmas ornaments for the grandparents (Grandma and Nana both got the handprints….) and then my grandfather (daughter’s great-grandfather) and my brother both got the T ornaments. I really…

Overcoming the Fear of Miscarriage

If you have experienced a miscarriage, how has it affected your subsequent pregnancies or desire to conceive again? This is the question posed to us on a website I found on Pinterest (I will link it down below…) and it is one that I am currently thinking about right now. This year (currently) I have…

Hospital visits are not fun

And I’ve had two over the weekend. As my last post says, my partner and I are having baby #2, due May next year. I am so excited. After my miscarriage earlier this year, this has come both as a huge shock and also a quite pleasant surprise. In saying that though, I have been…

Articles I’ve read…

I was reading an article yesterday about a lady who felt bad because she had an epidural when she gave birth. She wanted as close to a natural birth as possible and so when complications came her way, she was advised to have an epidural. Now she feels guilty about it. Me, I don’t have…

Tea Room Chatter….

I was sitting in the tea room at work on Monday. For my break. I was sitting there with the team minding my own business and then these two ladies started talking about pregnancy, miscarriages and abortions. Now, I had been a little upset recently (as I explained in my previous post) about my miscarriage…

Sitting here….

Currently sitting in my bed listening to music, (Here to Show the World-Dolph Ziggler [WWE]) and I was trying to nap. I got crabby yesterday because I didn’t get a nap and today I have the opportunity to have one and I can’t. I can’t nap. So wrestling music in my headphones going, my diffuser…

8 Weeks down, 8 to go..

Well, we are officially half way through training!!!!! As I have said previously on this blog,  I’ve signed up again.., I have entered the Cancer Council’s ‘Women’s 5km Walk/Run 2018′ event this year. I did it last year and I loved it so much that I thought I would do it again. I have used…

10 years..

Last Friday I celebrated 10 years working at my workplace. 10 years! I can’t believe that! I started there when I was 20 years old. I had a boyfriend who broke up with me not long after I started. When I started the whole shop was different. Different layout. Things in different aisles. Different people….

I’ve signed up again..

Well, I have decided to enter this year into the Cancer Council’s ‘Women’s 5km Walk/Run 2018’/ I did this last year and was really proud to have achieved something that was on my bucket list and so I thought, why not do it again? And this time I have entered into the ‘Healthy Mummy’ team…