Making positive lifestyle changes with Modius

I’ve written about my weight a few times over the years – sharing a weekly weight loss diary for a few months when I was on Slimming World some four years ago. I lost some weight, I gained it back. That’s basically the story of my life. Body confidence is all well and good but the fact is, I’m overweight and it’s damaging my health I’ve always struggled with my weight to some extent – and whilst I do love the whole body confidence movement online at the moment, I can’t totally get on board with it as, regardless of whether I’m proud of my body for the things it has done and the things it can do, regardless of how I look or how I feel about how I look, the fact is I am overweight. Not just overweight but obese. And it doesn’t take a genius to work…

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Taking the first steps to get support for hair pulling

Taking the first steps to get support for hair pulling

Around three months ago I wrote about Amy’s compulsive habits and how she had started pulling her hair out again, causing significant thinning. … View Post
10 Reasons Asthma Blows

10 Reasons Asthma Blows

I was first diagnosed with asthma when I was about 12 years old after suffering from wheezing symptoms but it was thought to be fairly … View Post
February Half-Term and Sunshine!

February Half-Term and Sunshine!

Traditionally February half-term is probably my least favourite - it's cold and the weather is usually pretty miserable and we struggle to get out … View Post
Reclaiming the bedtime routine

Reclaiming the bedtime routine

Since day dot, we’ve been religious about bedtime routines and stories but somewhere along the line, over the last few months, it has … View Post
This too shall pass

This too shall pass

If you follow me on instagram you might have seen me say recently that Amy has been testing our patience somewhat.  I had fully … View Post
Siblings – January 2019

Siblings – January 2019

I almost forgot to do the first Siblings post of the year!  I just hadn’t clocked the date, despite having had the photos … View Post