Tag Archives: motherhood

Time to be Me

Today I can be me. Today I can step away from Mother and Wife, and I can be Catherine. Who is she? Who am I? A woman. A writer. A wife and mother. Someone who is still trying to find … Continue reading

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I am Allowed to Feel my Feelings

Do you ever find yourself being grumpy or emotional or upset about something, and then mentally giving yourself a kick up the backside? Growing up I was taught to always be grateful for what I got. I was the child … Continue reading

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Making Paganism Work for Me

I am ready for a break. Christmas is fast approaching, my children are counting down the days until their school holiday, and I have lost all motivation for work. Seriously, I can barely bring myself to switch the computer on, … Continue reading

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A Poem for my Little Girl #startingschool

Tomorrow is the day that my baby girl starts school. She will join her older sister, and I will be bereft. Here is a poem for my little limpet, my Georgina: She’s been here before, they told me, She’s an … Continue reading

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Big Birthday Wishes for my Little Girl

Tomorrow is a very exciting day. My little girl will celebrate her fourth birthday! I am both excited and anxious about this event, if I am honest. You see, a couple of years ago, I wrote a blog post entitled … Continue reading

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No More Preschool

This is it! The end of the school summer term. The end of our academic year. And the end of an era for my little girl, and for me. No more preschool. In September, I will take both my daughters … Continue reading

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My #GoodEgg Nomination for Easter

I was invited to participate in the #GoodEgg campaign with Co-Op food. They asked me to think about the friends and family members that are always around to help, and for me to gift a box of chocolate eggs to … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a Pagan Housewife

I used to think that being a housewife would be the most boring, mind-numbing job in the world. In fact, as a child I never appreciated all the hard work and effort that my mum put in to keep our … Continue reading

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They Grow Up Too Fast! #Parenting #Children #Motherhood

Not so long ago I was complaining about always being told to cherish every moment with my children while they are young, because they grow up quickly and soon it will all be gone. Well, now I am feeling that … Continue reading

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Tough Love with a Toddler

What I am about to share may well attract mixed responses from readers. The title says it all, really. Some of you may be aware of the struggle I have had with my second child, who is almost 2 years … Continue reading

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