Archive for the ‘Motherhood’ Category

Christmas gift ideas for Mums

Firstly let me tell you, I LOVE supporting fellow work at home Mums. It takes a lot to juggle life at the best of times but add working and running your own business, wow it's tiring! Nonetheless it's amazingly empowering and of course we experien...

Making time to capture the everyday moments

Yesterday I grabbed my camera for ten minutes to capture April at home. It's surprising how rarely I do this! As we near the end of our time in this house I'm suddenly hit but emotion, for this house was the place we brought our little girl home t...

A little note to my younger self as a first tim...

  Dear Sarah, Oh my younger self you are so amazing. You've already been through baby loss and given birth to our beautiful boy at home. You are stronger than you know, I wish you could realise that. I want to give you a really impo...

The other half of my parenting team…

I talk of Motherhood and all it means to me often. Being a Mum has been my life for the last 7.5years so of course it's never far from my thoughts, in fact I'm pretty certain it's a part of all my thoughts the majority of the time! As the years ha...

Running a business when you’re a Mum

So what's it really like running your own business and being a Mum? Oh how I'd love to tell you it's all sunshine and roses! It's not always as easy as it seems. Truth is it's bloody hard work! If you're a Mum (pretty likely if you follow my p...

Mothers, I see you!

Have you seen the way your little one looks at you? I have. Have you noticed how they are so happy to have you near, at ease to truly be themselves? I have. I watch you beautiful Mama, I see you. You are barely there in your family photographs, he...

We found a Grasshopper!

Quick Mummy get your camera! The other day during one of our many days spent between our lounge and garden, Luke discovered a grasshopper on the trampoline! Then came three little (hmmm not so little!) squeals of delight all wanting a turn of h...

Two years on, time to start healing

August is a month full of fun in our house, lots of family birthdays including mine! No school, lots of time spent in the garden with the odd pj day thrown in. Yet 2 years ago our lives were turned upside-down and I feared we'd never feel happines...
Life with endometriosis

Life with endometriosis

  I don't often talk about this and it's likely you didn't know I have it. Possibly you've never heard of it! Yet so many women have it to varying degrees, many women don't know they have it.  I'm generally a positive person, I love to bu...
newborn photographer colchester

Newborn photographer in Colchester

There are so many hugely talented newborn photographers in Colchester and beyond. I admire a variety of artists from all over the world. Posed studio sessions with an array of props, wraps and stunning lighting grace our screens all the time. Imag...