I grew up in a beautiful little place called Lake Rotoma, in the Bay of Plenty of New Zealand. From the age of 5-12 years I went to Lake Rotoma Primary school where there was approximately 50 students. We all knew each other really well, and in a school that size we didn’t have many opportunities for public speaking. Yes we had our class … Continue reading Public speaking – how I went from a nervous wreck to now being able to speak infront of large crowds
It’s days like this that I know why sleep deprivation was used as torture! I can’t pinpoint exactly when I became a poor sleeper but the moment I found out I was pregnant, sleeping went out the window! I’ve always been a worrier so that has never helped with the sleep and being a teacher well…all you teachers out there know what it can be … Continue reading Sleep deprivation!
I’m not one of those people who have a special talent or excel at something in particular. I can’t really cook, bake, sew, draw etc so it was a bonus when I married my husband who can do all those things and many other things really well! John and I are very different from each other, but our values are the same so our … Continue reading Why I don’t cook
You always hear of those horror stories of women who don’t get along with their mother-in-laws. As for me, I can honestly say I have an AMAZING mother-in-law! (My beautiful mother-in-law Alison xx) I had to go back to work 6 months after both Bella and Will were born to help pay the bills and Alison gave up her job to look after her grand children. … Continue reading Mother-in-law knows best!
It took me all of a few seconds to decide what my first post would be about. It seems rather fitting that my first blog post is about my dad. Today merely typing the word ‘dad’ brings a smile to my face, tears to my eyes and a lump in my throat. Even though dad has been gone for over 10 years now he … Continue reading My first blog post – dedicated to my dad, gone but not forgotten
After starting fashiondecider.com it has evolved and it is growing in followers each day Since launching the website on the 22nd July people on Facebook have messaged me, asking questions about who I am so I decided that I would write a blog. ‘B’s Blog’ isn’t just a fashion blog it is a blog about me and also the journey of fashiondecider.com.