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  • The Difference In A Year…

    Jess McGlynn January 19, 2015

    As we were walking around one of our local parks at the weekend I realised that exactly a year ago we had done the same thing, in the same park.  What are the chances of that?!  It isn’t a park we particularly frequent often, and…

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  • Crafting with Laura Ashley

    Jess McGlynn January 14, 2015

    Just before Christmas I was invited to a lovely event in Manchester to learn some Christmas crafts with Laura Ashley. If I’m really honest, crafting is something I always imagine I am good at but when it comes to actually sitting down and getting it…

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  • Getting Out and About…

    Jess McGlynn January 12, 2015

    One of our aims this year as a family is to get outdoors a bit more and explore the area around where we live.  We have our favourite places to go; i.e. the ones which are within walking distance of our house(!) but we haven’t really travelled…

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  • Siblings {January}

    Jess McGlynn January 10, 2015

    This last month has taught me something very special about my two little siblings.  Being unwell for the majority of the month meant I wasn’t on hand to organise games, set up crafts or wade in and sort out disagreements.Although I have found it difficult,…

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  • Bye-Bye Christmas

    Jess McGlynn January 8, 2015

    I won’t pretend I wasn’t secretly glad to see the end of 2014.  For those who caught up with my recent youtube video (if not, see here…) you will know that I managed to get every bug under the sun over the festive period.  Let…

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  • Being An Introverted Mummy

    Jess McGlynn January 27, 2014

    I recently came across this cartoon which made me smile as it sums up how I feel about being an introvert perfectly.  I’ve always known I was introverted but have struggled to explain to people that being an introvert doesn’t necessarily mean that you don’t…

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  • Dear Meg: Body Image

    Jess McGlynn January 4, 2013

    I know you are too young to understand this now but I wanted to write this whilst the feelings were still fresh.  You see, mummy recently saw a picture being shared around Facebook which upset her quite a lot.  It was a picture which stated…

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  • Your words are your world…

    Jess McGlynn April 14, 2012

    At our Easter Sunday Church Meeting I heard M shout at one of the teenage girls who trying to play with her “I don’t want to; just get out of my face!”  I was standing on the stage at the time and I could just feel…

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  • Thrive…add your voice!

    Jess McGlynn April 13, 2012

    I was a failure to thrive baby. At just a few months old I had colic, croup and projectile vomiting.  Doctors set a benchmark for me of 10lbs which for a long time I was unable to reach.  I dropped below the 0.4 centile line…

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