How to Create Systems that work {Plans over Goals} | + FREE Resources

Ok, so we’ve already covered a bit about the importance of consistency, how to manage all or nothing tendencies and the benefits of creating systems and habits but how exactly do you create workable systems for, well, life? Chances are you already have. Simply put, a system is nothing more than a routine. The wayContinue reading “How to Create Systems that work {Plans over Goals} | + FREE Resources”

80:20 Rule {Intuition vs. Consistency}

“Which Chipmunk are you?” This was the question posed by Sarah Knight from the No F*cks Given podcast as I ironed a million pieces of school uniform. Turns out, similarly to Sarah, I appear to be a Simon teamed with a sprinkle of Theodore. Which is why {put simply} I like to be super organisedContinue reading “80:20 Rule {Intuition vs. Consistency}”

30 Days of Personal Development {with a Life Twintastic}

Hi, remember me? Fresh from my latest bout of absence I’m the first to admit consistency is not always my thing. This past month I’ve not really felt like doing anything; whether that be Instagram, working on my business or blogging, to the point I actually started taking on consultants to take on some ofContinue reading “30 Days of Personal Development {with a Life Twintastic}”

Habits over {motivation} | 8 habits before 8am

I am a BIG fan of routines and when thing get on top of me laying out a plan of action is definitely a big part of my go-to self-care toolkit. But creating {or sticking to} new routines is HARD. We so often think we need to be more motivated or have more willpower thenContinue reading “Habits over {motivation} | 8 habits before 8am”

New year {same me}

Happy New Year! 2021 – the year that HAS to be better than 2020 right?! Yet here we are. Still feeling confused and unsure of what the future holds. Back in lockdown and home learning/working/childcare-ing. Another new normal. Who took down their Christmas decorations before the New Year? I’m usually desperate to clear the ChristmasContinue reading “New year {same me}”

15 things to do this December {to raise your spirits}

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Unless you’re in the middle of a pandemic. I don’t know about you but 2020 has left me feeling pretty battered and bruised and going into December I’ve been really struggling to keep my spirits up and think positive. With the feeling Covid is just on ourContinue reading “15 things to do this December {to raise your spirits}”

Penny’s {DDH} Story {Part 1}

“In the simplest terms, Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip {DDH} is where the ball and socket of the hip joint fail to develop correctly.” {Natalie Trice | Cast Life: A Parent’s Guide to DDH} In true {wannabe} perfect housewife style I decided to quickly tidy up my hospital bay whilst my one day old babyContinue reading “Penny’s {DDH} Story {Part 1}”

20 {Daily} Habits {and the app that helps me stay on track}

I’ve been trying to get into better habits this last week or so, partly to help me stay more organised and partly to be more mindful about taking small steps to better health. As work has picked up I’ve found myself looking for more ways to keep on top of things but also to stayContinue reading “20 {Daily} Habits {and the app that helps me stay on track}”

Running for {Mental} Health | {re-post from May 2017}

This is an old post from my previous blog Tales of a Wannabe Perfect Housewife which I wrote back in May 2017. After taking a short turn around the block this morning I thought I’d re-post it here for anyone who fancies giving it a read ♥︎ When I first started running I did soContinue reading “Running for {Mental} Health | {re-post from May 2017}”

Supporting mums through {Yoga} | Guest Post from Lynley at {Topknot Yoga}

I used to practice yoga {very much as an amateur} over a decade ago and it has always held a special place in my heart. Since then I’ve dipped in and out of the odd session never really finding a way for it to fit in with my now very different life. With that inContinue reading “Supporting mums through {Yoga} | Guest Post from Lynley at {Topknot Yoga}”