When it came to feeding both of my babies, I was unable to breastfeed for more than three days. My milk didn't come in. I had all the midwives and breast angels and consultants all telling me that "Breast is Best" and if I couldn't feed my Son myself, I would be shrinking his … Continue reading Confessions of a Mediocre Mum: Feeding
I admit I haven't been able to stick to the #BloggingFundamentals course as strictly as I had intended to. I allowed myself to believe that even though I was off work for the Six weeks holiday with my 6 and 1 year olds, I would still have loads of time to myself to get shit … Continue reading Confessions of a Mediocre Mum
You guys seemed to love my post about my Filofax Malden that I wrote the other day. I'm so in love with it. If you missed it you can read the original post here. I've taken the Malden everywhere with me for the last 8 weeks. Its been swapped from handbag to handbag and been on … Continue reading A walk round my Filofax Pennybridge
How many times a day do you hear "Mummy! Mum!" (Or Dad for you cool dudes that are taking one for the team at home). The constant whiney tone that comes with "Mummy, mummy, mummy" all day is the ONLY thing that makes me look forward to my two days a week in the office. … Continue reading Mummy, mummy, mummy!
Is anybody out there? It's me, Lola. so day three of the #bloggingfundamentals course is to discover 5 new tags and neighbours. I would normally search for Beauty tags or stationery and lifestyle... But I need to meet the neighbours right? Come and say Hi and give me a nudge in the right direction. My … Continue reading Hello, are you there?
This is my first task for the #BloggingFundamentals course. How exciting! So here I am. I am Lola, just turned 30, working administration part time until my Teaching Qualification becomes a reality. I have two children, Dinky Doo and Nola Too (there's a spin off slogan in there somewhere). I love to write. I'll write … Continue reading Lola Peroni: Why I’m here.
I received my first Filofax for my 15th Birthday in preparation for my last year at school. My ever practical parents gifted me the A5 Filofax Identity in Black and I carried it around with me EVERYWHERE. I used it to keep a track of my GCSE exams, birthday dates and general other diary use … Continue reading I found True Love in my Filofax ‘Malden’
I’ve been subscribing to Glossybox for about 5 years, a treat to myself when I really started to make more time and effort in my makeup and beauty products. I love it. There are several other versions of the beauty box out now, but for me, Glossybox wins because more often than not the products … Continue reading Beauty Blog: GLOSSYBOX
I know, the title seems odd but for those of you not in the know; I finally finished my Degree! Six Years of University level education has finally come to an end. At Christmas, 2015, I was half way through my last year of Uni and was really unsure about where to go once my course … Continue reading Hello 2016!
2013 You may remember a blog I posted last year called "The Plight of the Single Mother". Since I posted it, it has recieved some mixed feedback and some exciting news. A shortened version of it was recently published on an online Mother & Baby magazine and entered into a competition to be crowned the … Continue reading One from the Archive: 10 Worst Single Mum Moments