What do I mean by ‘Inside’? This part of my blog represents my thoughts – the deep and meaningful, the frivolous and at times over-opininionated (you know I have a view on everything, right?) just the stuff that’s in my head really.  Some posts might be simply a review of the last book I read and others, more about what I’m learning in my current ‘season’ of life.

A Midlife Pity Party

I've been struggling lately, trying to work out what to post on here. But you probably knew that already. I moved ...
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when marriage is hard work

On the Same Team / When Marriage is Hard Work

"That was back when we had a functional family" said my husband as he reminisced about a past weekend away camping ...
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New Year, New….Word

If you've been keeping up with my various oversharing writing outlets for a while now, you will know that a new year is a ...
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Sunset on Brighton Pier

12 Things in 12 Months {Part 2}

I sometimes hear people openly wishing the year to end, mentally erasing it as though it somehow had 'disaster' written ...
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Flying a kite

12 Things in 12 Months {Part 1}

Looking back on the past 12 months, has become not just a pass-time, but a necessity of mine. Until I've written some ...
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5 essential beauty buys for under £5

5 Essential Beauty Buys for Under £5

I love trying out new make-up and beauty products. There are two reasons behind this love affair of mine: firstly, mother nature ...
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When Life Goes Belly Up

I always thought my life was on an even keel. I'm ashamed to admit that I *almost* thought I had ...
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New Boots, a Shocking Discovery and Some Favourite Reads #LittleLoves 

If you follow me on Instagram, you will know that we spent a very relaxing and fun few days at ...
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Ten Years From Now

Today is my birthday, I am the ripe old age of 45. I still can't decide whether 45 is old ...
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The Three Stages of a Mum Meltdown 

Having spent almost an entire week trying to persuade my daughter's drama teacher to issue her with a new exam certificate (name spelt correctly ...
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