Just Around The Riverbend has been a huge part of my life. It started as Curves and Contour which was initially a blog shared with my sister set up as a place for my sister to share makeup reviews and tips and for me to share my weight loss journey after having my son. I’m… Continue reading Nicola Louise
It’s been a loooong week. The first three days were tough. Hard going and long. Monday and Wednesday were all day jobs and Wednesday was a busy & fast paced one. Thursday I had my lovely mum helping me out with Els while I chilled and tried to gain some energy back. Once everyone was… Continue reading Saturday 26th October
In the word of my beloved S Club 7, I’m bringing it back to you… ok that was really bad, I’m sorry! My plan is to just blog as and when I have something to say. I’ve really missed writing and I need to starting putting my mind down into black and white. So, here’s… Continue reading Bringing it back…
Did you collect any of the Mickey Memories collection from 2018? I did. Every month I got the mug that was released as part of the collection and I now have moved on to Disney’s latest set. Disney Wisdom. Each month they’ll be releasing a plush, pin set, mug, t shirt and notebook with a… Continue reading Disney Wisdom
…It just popped into my head, I have an idea. (mums who have CBeebies on in the house will probably get that reference, and I. Am. Sorry.) Although I have had a few posts planned for the start of this year, I’m slowly running out of ideas of what to write about and what content… Continue reading I Have An Idea…
Should I take the pill to numb the pain? Change the chemicals inside my brain I worry I won’t be the same But I guess that that’s the point I’ve been watching various YouTubers for a while now, and one of my favourites is Gabbie Hanna (previously known as The Gabbie Show). If you also… Continue reading Can You Medicate A Broken Heart..?
Is it what I thought it would be? Nowhere near. Would I change it? Not for the world. I love both of my children but it’s a lot more difficult than I thought it would be. I thought having two that they would entertain each other, that I would have a little helper in the… Continue reading Life With Two Children
As I write this, I’m sat at home waiting for the time to leave for my first smear test. I’m really late in having my first test. I’m 29 and the age you will begin to receive invites for smear tests is 24. I’ve been putting it off and putting it off and I really… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Smear
Each year prior to this one I have always made resolutions. And surprise, surprise – I’ve not kept a single one. I was going to stop biting my nails, I still bite them. I was going to eat healthier, I still eat my body weight in crisps on a daily basis. I was going to stop worrying… Continue reading My Plans for 2019
A bit of back story – 9 Months ago, I gave birth to my baby girl. I wrote my birth story and then decided to take a break to spend more time enjoying my new family of four. I’ve since joined Baby Sensory, just as I did with Alex, I’ve had time to catch up… Continue reading We Need To Talk. Period.