My book is now available for pre order on amazon right here.  A million thanks if you have pre ordered it so far – it really helps.  I want this book to be a bestseller…

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I’m still in total shock in terms of all the messages I have had and all the support.  All I can say is thank you SO MUCH for encouraging me with this vision.  No more…

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Hi guys, I am delighted to be officially launching my new podcast, Mummy Jojo UNCUT, Mojo injection  tomorrow on the 4th of June.  The book shall be published shortly after on 18th of August. The…

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Image by the legend @pauland.co #mentalhealthawarenessweek #stress #anxiety   A lot of people are shocked when I tell them I have battled with anxiety. It seems strange because I am told I come across as so…

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Often when we discover a hidden gem, we like to keep it our little secret.  Well many of you will know that’s not how it works over here.  We are big on sharing.  I shared…

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Image by Paul Johnston Money and motivation I was asked recently if I ever pay for anything.  I get that a lot of people still don’t understand this career that is known to many as blogging. …

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10 years ago to this day I went on a first date.  I was feeling nervous and excited.  I hid it well. It was an incredible day.  Something just clicked.  We walked for miles, we…

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  Today is international day of happiness.  Can I get a whooop?  I think it is important to remember that the state of being happy is not permanent and that is life.  Yes, I work…

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I have a confession.  You see, last week I wrote a very gushy post about parenthood and how magical kids are.  I meant every single word.  Kids are so magical.  I need to be clear…

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She thinks i’m wonderful I often doubt myself when ‘perfect Mum’ starts whispering in that fragile mind of mine.  But no, not her.  She thinks i’m wonderful.  Perfect Mum told me to ‘play it cool,…

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We were kindly invited along to Wagamama, who have recently partnered up with the mental health charity, Mind.  Two things I am mad for – good food and anything wellness related, so it was a…

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I talk a lot about finding that mojo.  In fact, I am making it my mission this year to help others bring the mojo back.  Because it feels so good to be in full mojo. …

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I suck at maths and my parking skills are questionable but in terms of emotional intelligence, I am often bang on.  I have this people radar.  My hubs is the same.  It was part of…

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Research suggests that life is best for many when we hit our mid 30’s. I turned 35 at the weekend, so I shall give you my take on it.

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Calling all busy parents I want to share a few things with you, because I know a lot of you will be feeling like me.  You are busy.  Perhaps you are busy with a job…

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Dinner Buy him some nice recipe books – Jamie Oliver has a new Christmas version out.  Pour yourself a much needed gin and tonic as he prepares the evening meal.  A happy, calm wife is…

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Dad, I missed you.  I missed you telling me I was your “little girl”.  I missed you wanting to see me and to cuddle my babies, your beautiful grandchildren.  I missed you having a beer…

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Some of my pals tell me “you aint done yet, you will definetly be having a 3rd” or “I think you will have an accident”. Well yes that could well happen as long as my…

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When we had our first baby I was the Mum who planned play dates with precision (out with nap times), enrolled our little girl into an array of classes and activities.  We baked, went for…

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Goodbye to the sedentary lifestyle – hello healthy me.  Finally I am proud to put my hands up high and say: fitness is no longer a fad.  It is part of my life – exercise…

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  Ailsa Mackie Jewellery Designer and Laurie Mackie founder of Edinburgh Loves Kids at the Mummy Jojo Podcast Launch Image by Vicki Watson Photography   I am DELIGHTED to offer up 5 prizes – yes…

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It has been a year since I published my gushy nursery graduation post. This started out as a parenting blog, which moved to a lifestyle and wellness blog.  I’m still a Mum though and if…

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Over the weekend we went to check out the new Castaway (forest) holiday homes that everyone is raving about which are located in the multi-award-winning Elie Holiday Park at Shell Bay.  It was a bit of…

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