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Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire

This is what I’ve been mulling over recently, I don’t think I’ve ever told anyone the truth about why I stay at home. I usually say that my career didn’t really transition well from Christian work to secular work, or complain about the spiralling, prohibitive costs of childcare, or about the difficulty of finding good part-time jobs, or that I’ve decided to put my career on hold for a few years. 1,264 more words


Motherhood and why the Fifth Former's fought

When I was at high school, occasionally, the fifth years from the school along the road used to come and sit on our wall for a goading session. 482 more words


Coming out of my comfort zone

So here goes my first ever blog. My name is Ash, Ash Jennings Temple. Up until April, I was a stay at home mum to my four children. 200 more words

Comfort Zone

You're so lucky

“You’re so lucky”.

Nothing gets up my nose and tweaks on my most sensitive nose hairs more than these words.

What I hear is: “You’re so lucky not to have to work hard; to have always had everything fall in your lap; to have been born with “PERFECT” stamped on the birth certificate.   384 more words

A very big decision

This has been a tricky one to write.

I’m not good with goodbyes, I’m an ugly crier, I can’t do public speaking when I’m emotional and I always feel like I make a dreadful fool out of myself. 673 more words

Family Life

Paper Plate Mailboxes! 

Super quick, easy and fun paper plate mailboxes! The best thing is nearly everyone has the things needed to make these sitting at home!

What you will need – … 149 more words

Why this blog?

Why not?

I’m officially a stay at home mum, carer of a mini mad little one. This blog should be something I enjoy. The day I don’t enjoy posting will be the day I shut it down. 40 more words

Life With A Baby