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“The Mind Clicking and Clicking…”

“The Mind Clicking and Clicking…”

It’s Friday night and I’m bushed, wiped out, writing this from bed at 8:20. There’s so much going on in my head. After the week we’ve had, I feel exhausted. And then I feel guilty for feeling exhausted because I have it a lot easier in life than most mothers in the world. And then … Continue reading

My Most Popular Post of ALL

My Most Popular Post of ALL

Some of you are new to Making Mountains and a (very) few of you have been reading from early on. In case you’ve missed anything, I thought I’d do a round up of my favourite past posts: My most popular post I’ve ever written is this one , a letter to my Mother on the anniversary … Continue reading

On Wanting to Be a Journalist

I always wanted to be a journalist. Okay, for a little while I wanted to be a fashion designer, but I quickly realised that my distinct lack of artistic ability would be a hindrance to designing bestselling gowns. So after that, a journalist was all I wanted to be. As a teenager I filled countless … Continue reading

Clever Things Other People Have Written

Clever Things Other People Have Written

Although I have all these thought provoking topics floating around in my head, unfortunately I’m currently lacking one essential ingredient required to put them to paper: use of my brain. Because you see, for the last two nights, I’ve been awake from the sociable hours of 2am to 4am, looking after a little boy baby … Continue reading

YAY! 2nd in Kidzworld Mommy Blogger Awards

YAY! 2nd in Kidzworld Mommy Blogger Awards

GUYS! Such exciting news yesterday that I was won second place in the Kidzworld Mommy Blogger Awards! I really did not expect it – thank you SO much for voting for Making Mountains, it means a lot. There are lots of wonderful mommy blogs out there but I’m obviously quite good at begging for votes … Continue reading

Thanks Guys – You’re THE BEST

Thanks Guys – You’re THE BEST

Ben looks as surprised as I am right now! His mouth is wide open because he is trying to eat that piece of cardboard, along with my index finger, Boudoir biscuits and even the burglar bars in the lounge. Teething will do that to you. As for me, I can’t quite believe that I made … Continue reading