Getting married in a month at Newcastle Civic Centre and Hotel du Vin Newcastle

We did it! We successfully got married in the space of 38 days from the decision to saying I do! I recently told you all about why we decided to get married after 11 years and why we were doing…

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AD: Love notes to my mam for Mother’s Day

Nothing brings back a memory like a smell does it? When I gave birth to my daughter and I was healing, people recommended I put lavender essential oil in my baths to promote recovery. Now the smell of lavender reminds…

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Mother’s Day gift ideas to suit all budgets

Struggling to know what you want for Mother’s Day? Or don’t know what to buy your partner or own mother? Hopefully, today’s post will provide a little inspiration. Here are some of my top picks for Mother’s Day gift ideas.…

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Letter to my firstborn as he turns 8

To my little cuddle monkey – Buddy, Oh wow. 8 already. You really seem like a big kid now. Just this last few months you seem to have had a growth spurt and now none of your clothes fit you…

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What are the main parties offering women in the 2019 election?

People who know me would tell you that I’m a political person. I’m passionate about politics. My overriding desire is equality and fairness. That’s why this blog has a feminist slant and it’s why I refuse to shy away from…

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