I’ve had the idea for this guest posting series in the back of my mind since the start of the year and have finally given myself a kick up the butt to get it started.

What is it all about?

‘Tales from the other side of …’ is all about sharing our successes. There are so many stages, achievements, milestones and heartbreaks we go through as parents and whatever we are experiencing, whether good,

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Our lives are so busy at times that it can be all too easy to focus only on the negative and tiring things that have happened during the week. To counteract this, every week I join the #HappyDaysLinky run by the lovely Katy (whatkatysaid.com) and Sian (quitefranklyshesaid.com) to reflect on all the moments of the past week that have made me happy.

I’m sure you will agree that this week has been a bit of an emotional rollercoaster for many and choosing to focus on the happy moments seems more important than ever.

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Welcome back to the weekly #funseekingkids round-up post. This is where I will share my  4 favourite photos linked up to mine and Susie’s (This Is Me Now) Instagram Community. If you missed the launch post and have no idea what I’m talking about you can read it here: #funseekingkids – A New Instagram Community.

After everything that happened in Manchester on Monday night Susie and I did consider not posting a roundup this week.

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Our lives are so busy at times that it can be all too easy to focus only on the negative and tiring things that have happened during the week. To counteract this, every week I join the #HappyDaysLinky run by the lovely Katy (whatkatysaid.com) and Sian (quitefranklyshesaid.com) to reflect on all the moments of the past week that have made me happy.

These weeks seem to be flying by faster and faster,

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Welcome back to the weekly #funseekingkids round-up post. This is where I will share my  4 favourite photos linked up to mine and Susie’s (This Is Me Now) Instagram Community. If you missed the launch post and have no idea what I’m talking about you can read it here: #funseekingkids – A New Instagram Community.

I think my choices sum up this week pretty well. The weather seems to have been a complete mixed bag with some people experienced beautiful sunshine and others (me included) have had rain and wind.

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I was recently tagged on Instagram by @susiehawes and @thestentedpapa to complete the #20factsaboutme challenge and thought I’d post it on here as well. So here you go, 20 things you may not know about little old me:

Pictures of me as a child, getting married, travelling Asia and at the F1 to accompany 20 facts about me

  1. My husband and I went to school together from 11, although we didn’t get together till we were 18.
  2. We’ve been married 14 years today,

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Our lives are so busy at times that it can be all too easy to focus only on the negative and tiring things that have happened during the week. To counteract this, every week I join the #HappyDaysLinky run by the lovely Katy (whatkatysaid.com) and Sian (quitefranklyshesaid.com) to reflect on all the moments of the past week that have made me happy.

This week seems to have vanished in a flash and has been another of those busy ones where I don’t really know what we’ve done,

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Welcome back to the weekly #funseekingkids round-up post. This is where I will share my  4 favourite photos linked up to mine and Susie’s (This Is Me Now) Instagram Community. If you missed the launch post and have no idea what I’m talking about you can read it here: #funseekingkids – A New Instagram Community.

This week we didn’t just pass the 1k photo mark, we sailed past with almost 1200 photos linked up as I’m writing this.

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