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Week 1 progress

This week, well I’ve completely failed! Yep at the first hurdle, although I probably didn’t think it through, Molly turned 1 and we celebrated in style.  party+cake+more cake+shit load of carbs= complete disaster I set myself up really, it was never going to happen! So 2 days ago I weighed myself at a shameful 12st… Continue reading Week 1 progress

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Dear Molly…these are some of the things I love about you 

Molly’s 1st Birthday is just around the corner, which I couldn’t be more excited about. Things have been all a bit doom and gloom for me for 6 months but she is one of the things that I am so proud of, so in love with and being with her, watching her play, just makes… Continue reading Dear Molly…these are some of the things I love about you 

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breastfeeding: beginning of the end 

So in a previous post I’ve explained how I never thought I would breastfeed, but 11 months on I’m still going. Things with my anxiety and depression have not changed if anything the anxiety is affecting me more and more. To date I’ve been signed off work for 3 months, the good old sertraline have… Continue reading breastfeeding: beginning of the end 

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Two conversations about anxiety

This week I’ve had pretty much the same conversation about my struggles with 2 of my closest friends. These friends are in different friendship groups but both have some things in common; on thing isnworking with children and young people.  Friend 1: Youth worker aged 35 Friend 2: secondary school teacher aged 27 Conversation with… Continue reading Two conversations about anxiety