Browsing category Misc

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Blogtober | Quotes


I do love a good quote! Here are some of my quite random favourite ones: “though she be but little she is fierce” – A Midsummer Nights Dream – William Shakespeare ” I don’t speak freaky deaky Dutch!” – Dr Evil in Goldmember “He wanted a stop and chat with me, and I don’t know him

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Blogtober | Movies


I haven’t really progressed much since I was a teenager in terms of my taste in films. I hate going to the cinema, I rarely have the attention span to sit through an entire film in one sitting! I, like most people, have watched The Notebook and cried. But that isn’t my kind of viewing!

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Blogtober | Love


Here is a list of things I love: RLT Mark My other family members chocolate gin and elderflower tonic aperol spritz dairy milk chocolate orla kitty (my cat) most orla kiely designs the sea (watching it not being in it) Takeaways watching netflix in bed going on holiday singing

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Blogtober | Kitchen


Our kitchen is a bone of contention – our house move went through when I was eight and a half months pregnant, we knocked walls down and the kitchen was the biggest issue in our house! It still hasn’t been sorted permanently, we did however find this great paint which allowed us to paint the

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Blogtober | Holidays


OHHHHHHHH my favourite subject is HOLIDAYS! I love to travel, I have been to places such as: China South Africa America Japan Vietnam Cambodia Thailand I have been extremely fortunate and this is one thing that I will encourage in my little one – seeing the world is a wonderful thing. Although it feels very,

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Blogtober | Goals


I literally only have a few goals in life – to be happy and stop giving a shit about what others think of me! I’m full of self-doubt, I am so paranoid about others criticising me and hating me that it prays on my mind constantly. I try to only be happy and smiley around

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Blogtober | Flowers


Hmmmm flowers, this could be the shortest post in history. I’m not a massive fan. I refused to wear clothes with them on when I was a kid and I cannot stand the smell of them now. However when I look into the garden and see them, I can appreciate them…. just nowhere near me

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Blogtober | Education


My life is surrounded by education – I work in a college! Education really is one of the best things we can get in life and I really wish I had better advice and guidance when I was younger, as I probably wouldn’t have made the same decisions as I did. Decision error number 1

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Blogtober | Date


17th June 2016 is the day my life changed forever – RLT was born! I’m sure pretty much everyone else who has taken part in this has used the birth date of their child for this one! I won’t re-write his birth story, because it is here! You can read my RLT is here story

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Blogtober | Cars


Car is the one compromise we had to make to have a baby – we had a two seater sports car. However how much Mark did research into car seats being OK in this car, it was never happening! We went and got a mom mobile – a Vauxhall Mokka I’m very happy with it. But

Orla Kitty


I don’t give my cat, Orla Kitty as much of a profile on this blog as RLT, but she is a super important part of our family. Orla Kitty is a Russian Blue x Ragdoll and came to us by chance really. Mark had cats before and missed them, I’d never had much to do