• GlowMama Reviews

    The Scrub Collab – GlowMama Reviews

    Hey you, sweet thang! So although I don’t consider myself an “influencer” by any means, from time to time I’m lucky enough to receive products to review/share with my readers and followers if I like them.   The Scrub Collab recently sent me a few of their products to try out – I already had a pack of their bath salts, so naturally I was really excited! I love that their stuff as all free from nasties, and without the massive price tag that usually follows with great chemical-free products! The Lip Balm The lip balm is gorgeous – and I was desperately in need of some as well because…

  • Personal Growth

    How To Find Your Inner Strength

    I was lying awake in bed the other night with a phrase stuck in my head: “It’s no coincidence the words ‘struggle’ and ‘strength’ have the same beginning but completely different endings” – so I thought we should explore that further. It’s easy to look at “strong” people and think “wow, I wish I had it easy like them” or “I wish I had their confidence” or “they’re so brave, I could never be like that”. But actually, strong people have struggles, they have insecurities, they have anxiety. We only see other people’s outer selves. I remember once when I wasn’t in a good headspace someone said to me “I…

  • Parenting,  Personal Growth

    The struggle is real (but so is the love)

    Hey beautiful mamas! There’s a lot going on behind the scenes at the moment, both with the blog and personally.  I’ve got both kids’ birthdays, as well as mine and Future Hubby’s in the next six weeks, a wedding to plan, Christmas and other family milestone birthdays to start preparing for (because if I don’t start getting some things sorted now there will no doubt be a fair few mental breakdowns between now and the end of the year), so I thought I’d just take a minute to break away from the chaos and give a bit of a life update… and share some of the things that have helped…

  • Personal Growth

    Monday Mum Day Challenge

    As mamas, we know we need to (and deserve to) look after ourselves – but sometimes we forget to actually, you know, do it! So in order to remind myself (and actually stick to it), I will be posting weekly challenges on my Facebook page each Monday, and I encourage you to join me! Some weeks they will be basic self-care challenges, and other weeks they will be completely and utterly self indulgent (yep, I’m looking forward to those weeks too!).  I will then add each challenge to the list below. Note: Scheduling, committing or taking time to look after yourself isn’t just something you do when you’re burnt out.  It’s great…