Mum Life

Sexualising motherhood?


So, being a mother of one… and very soon to be two, have noticed more and more on that old thing called Social Media, how motherhood is being sexualised.

I’m not sure how I feel about it, so let me explain. Continue reading

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MindBodySoul

Today I’m being kind to myself


Today I’ve decided to be kind to myself.

I’m not sleeping since getting comfortable seems to be near on impossible when I’m usually a “lay on my front” kind of sleeper and can no longer do that what with having a 33 week growing bump – and am laying for hours, eyes closed, body still, but just listening out for anything and everything. Consciously aware of the fact I’m laying there, not sleeping. And of course, that doesn’t help. Continue reading

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Fitness, Lifestyle, Mum Life

Inspire yourselves

It’s getting to that time where I’m itching to workout, I really am. But I need to rest… I need to listen to my body now that I’m 32 weeks pregnant. And unfortunately in doing that, I’ve gone the other way and am shoveling cake in my system like it’s going out of fashion! HOWEVER, with that in mind, I have just received (upon request), some new dumbbell weights for my birthday, in preparation for when I’ve had the little one, or even if I’m having a particularly good day before hand, where a mini workout wouldn’t be such a bad thing. Continue reading

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Beauty

Beauty: Glow, don’t beam!


So I’m a Makeup Artist. I have been for approx 13 odd years now… I’ve worked in TV, Fashion, Editorial and with some of your favourite Celebs. I’m not saying these things to gloat – I’m saying this to prove this is more than just an opinion. It’s the opinion of someone that kind of know’s what they’re talking about. For the most part anyway!  Continue reading

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Fitness, Lifestyle, Mum Life

Keeping myself in check

It’s funny – you (and by ‘you’ I mean those like minded to me, which isn’t everyone of course) strive to be in shape, fit, healthy, toned and looking your best, on and off, for many years of your life. Continue reading

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