Stopping by to say “Hi!”

Hey there pickles…. I’m sorry I haven’t been around lately, I’ve been struggling with my mental health, and have been trying to tackle that by way of starting Cognitive Behavourial Therapy (CBT). I guess while putting so much effort into looking after myself in this department, something had to give, I’ve almost drained myself of being able to do much of anything else, including blogging. I had so many plans for the blog in 2016, but it’s all taking a[Read more]

LoveSwap FatFam Style!

I am sure in the past many of you have taken part in Secret Santa’s with friends, colleagues etc. I have taken part in a few in recent years with some of blogging buddies, at varying times in the year and not just at Christmas.   This time the gorgeous Sophie suggested a few of us take part in a Valentines themed swap, aptly naming it LoveSwap! We were all allocated someone to send a gift to, with a budget of[Read more]

Fashion Icons: Penelope Garcia from Criminal Minds

So, if you know me or maybe follow my Instagram updates (see link at the bottom of this post if you don’t already follow but want to), you may already be aware that I absolutely love the Character Penelope Garcia from Criminal Minds.  I am slowly trying to turn myself into our offices very own Penelope Garcia, and with styles like this, is it any wonder…. So, today I am channelling my inner Baby Girl, AKA the amazing Penelope Garcia…… Dress – Joe[Read more]

16 in 16 – Reflection not Resolution

Sorry I have been a bit slack getting fingers back to keyboard this new year….. I didn’t get back into the swing of things until the 5th, and made the most of the time with the familam, and it took me a good week to then finally feel normal again, if you know what I mean. I’m not one for new years resolutions and all that, been there, done that, doesn’t work! Not to say that there are things I[Read more]

2014 In Review……

Well, here we are now in 2015!  I hope that 2014 was a good one for you, and the next 12 months will be even better….. 2014 hasn’t been too bad to me at all, I’ve seen the blog start to grow, and I hope that this will continue into 2015…. Did you know…… The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 24,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at[Read more]