October

Why does being a single mum have such a stigma?

One of the toughest day of my life was when I became a single mum.  I felt scared, overwhelmed, heartbroken and thought I would be judged for something that I had no control over.  It is important to clarify that on this post I am expressing my personal feelings and experiences as a single mother… Read More Why does being a single mum have such a stigma?

September

No-nonsense, Fitness Update!

Follow my blog with Bloglovin So, here goes and honestly, I’m feeling a little vulnerable and VERY exposed!  I wrote my first fitness blog post a little over four weeks ago while I was on holiday, and needless to say I didn’t work out during my break.  However, I did use it to ensure that… Read More No-nonsense, Fitness Update!

September

Does your photographs tell a story? XDrive lesson 2

I love looking at beautiful pictures and the stories they tell and like most people I always try to take captivating pictures often with no luck!  I was delighted to come across Raj’s blog! I love his photography lessons- I think they are well explained and most importantly it all makes sense for a beginner… Read More Does your photographs tell a story? XDrive lesson 2

September

My fitness barriers… an honest reflection

Let’s be honest, many of us at different stages of our lives embark on a fitness or weight loss journey because we were or are unhappy with the way we look.  I, like many before me have used dieting/exercising to either lose weight or change aspects of my body.  As I was gathering my notes… Read More My fitness barriers… an honest reflection

September

The Sardinian Dream

First things first – Sardinia is a large Italian island on the Mediterranean Sea, full of sandy beaches, mountains, great wine and food…Oh and the gelato is AMAZING! Sardinia exceeded my expectations inso many ways!!  Sardinia has three airports: Alghero, Cagliari and Olbia.  We travelled to Alghero.                      … Read More The Sardinian Dream

August

Fitness – a friend or foe? 

Four years ago, I was at my peak – physically it was brilliant! I really enjoyed going to the gym, running & lifting (weights that is), and I even managed to complete two Tough Mudder‘s & I loved it! Fitness and I were not love at first run……. it all started when I got an office job.… Read More Fitness – a friend or foe? 

July

Taking a small plunge….

Taking a small plunge…. It is amazing how different people are… I often analyse and watch people and I am fascinated! I look at eccentric and flamboyant people with admiration, looking at their vibrant clothing and their confidence when walking and talking to others, they make it look so easy!! It brings a smile to… Read More Taking a small plunge….