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TheEdinburghMum X TheFringe2018

Fringe Festival 2018 August is fast approaching… HOW IS THAT POSSIBLE? I know right? Seems like just yesterday we were snowed in! Let’s hope the great heatwave returns for the month to maximise our outdoor cider drinking and street food eating in time for the biggest event of the Edinburgh ...
Motherhood: Levelling up in London

Motherhood: Levelling up in London

Taking the Plunge This weekend I travelled down to London, solo, to see one of my dearest friends. She hadn’t had a chance to meet Scout yet, and it was proving difficult for her to find a date she was able to get back up to Scotland. So on a ...
Time: An Instagram Filter for Life?

Time: An Instagram Filter for Life?

Sugarcoating Life Last March I wrote a blog post about my experience of overcoming cancer in 2011 and my feelings towards it now when I look back. Well, recently I’ve been thinking even more about it. However, this time I’ve been trying to remember the true reality of my situation. ...
A Note To My Friends…

A Note To My Friends…

When I became a Mum, I changed and sometimes it takes me by surprise how much. Of course, for the most part the changes I see in myself are positive, and I embrace them and am immensely proud of them. However, there have been times that I have felt like ...
A Different Mother

A Different Mother

A better mother second time round? Nope. Just different… I knew from day one that I was different. Within the first few hours with Scout being Earth-side a profound difference was obvious. But it took me by surprise. When I became a Mother The joy I felt when Oscar was ...
Capturing Us

Capturing Us

“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever It remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.” — Aaron Siskind It can’t just be me that thinks photographs are so special. I’ve always loved them. In fact, when ...
Fringe Fun 2017

Fringe Fun 2017

So, if you’re anywhere near Edinburgh right now you’ll be more than aware that the Edinburgh Fringe Festival is kicking off for its 70th year and it’s gonna be a good one. Ya know, it is only the best Festival in the world + it’s on our doorstep. I’m excited. ...
Back To Work: 1 Year On

Back To Work: 1 Year On

“The obligation for working mothers is a very precise one; the feeling that one ought to work as if one did not have children, while raising one’s children as if one did not have a job” – Annabel Crabb Today, the 26th April 2017, marks one year since I returned to ...
20 Facts About Me

20 Facts About Me

I’ve been tagged a few times to post 20 Facts About Me but put it off because I reckon I’m quite boring. However, I’ve loved reading everyone else’s posts! So here they are, 20 Facts About Me, enjoy! Share the Love...FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterestemail