Why is self love so hard?

Why is self-love so hard? Self-love and positivity in yourself is a hot topic at present. With people promoting equality for all genders, races and beliefs you would think we would be more accepting of ourselves. Why do we find it so hard to love ourselves? This is a question that has plagued me for…

Planning my Life; How I use my Bullet Journals

Bullet Journal Planning Why I use a bullet journal to plan every aspect of my life. The short answer is to have control. I mentioned in my ‘ten things you did not know about me’ that I had control issues. I am well aware of it and often embrace it as a positive aspect of…

Holidays with Kids; Blessing or hard work?

Holiday with your Kids; blessing or curse? Holidays make the best memories Going away on holiday is a magical time. Holidays give you a chance to escape from your everyday life; rest and recuperate, explore new sights and make special memories with the people that you love. Many of my fondest memories happened while on holiday, whether it was with my family, my…

Parental Competition; Why does it exist?

Parental Competition Parental competition is rife in society now. Parenting can be a tough job; not only do you have to deal with your own children but all of the insecurities that come with being a parent. It is not simply a case of saying ‘it’s only a job’ because you never get time off,…

Blogging and Self Doubt; How I got past it.

Blogging can encourage doubt Being a blogger can be the most magical experience. Blogging can be a wonderful experience. It can help you work through thoughts, connect with amazing people and find your own voice. However, with everything that is enjoyable, there are pitfalls; the main one being blogger’s doubt.  Doubt; is it good?  Doubt can help us survive,…

Three Days, Three Quotes; Day Three

The end is here I have come to the last day of the Three Days, Three Quotes challenge. I have found that doing this challenge has been enjoyable and I could have carried on doing this for more than three days. If you want to find out what quote I picked yesterday you can find…

Three Days, Three Quotes; Day Two

Day Two is upon us. Yesterday saw the start of my Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge. If you want to know what quote I picked for day one you can find it here. The Rules Thank the person who nominated you Post a quote for three consecutive days (1 quote for each day). Share why…

Three days, Three Quotes Challenge

The Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge Quotes are a fabulous thing; they can inspire and motivate you through this hectic life. I often believe I am a walking book of quotes as I tend to use them throughout my life quite often. Maybe I am a walking cliche, but I find that quotes often help…

Beauty Haul; what have I been buying?

June haul; Superdrug, Marks and Spencer, B & M, Face theory and Be Barefaced. I do declare that this is the first beauty haul in a while. Now that I am on ‘project use up’ I have saved up my purchases up over a couple months. At this time last year, I would have been…

Festival Guide; Mrs T style

Festival season approaches Its that time of year beauties. Festival season is upon us and with it comes tents, music and maybe the occasional drink in the sun. Whether you go for just for the day or having the full weekend experience; planning is the key to an enjoyable festival. Having been to a few…