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5 Reasons why you should try BookBeat Audiobooks

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BookBeat AudioBooksWell, I'm not sure how I've managed to live my life without audio books they are so convenient while pottering around the house doing housework. I listen to my books while hanging the washing or doing the vacuuming. They're so useful I even have it to listen to in the car.

The Diet Plate and Children's Magic Plate

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The Diet Plate®

I don’t feel at all as if I am on a diet. I eat exactly what my family are eating. I am not buying or cooking separate meals. The plate allows me to be mindful of my portion sizes without the age old “mum’s on a diet again” comments and feelings of missing out.

6 Things I have stressed about as a new blogger.

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New to Blogging
First of all, I can hear you all asking, why have I only covered 6 things? I have stressed about so much since starting my blog four months ago, that I could write nothing else ever and still never finish. It is a steep, although fun and empowering learning curve.

Monthly Roundup - June

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June 2017
Officially half way through the year and what a 6 months it has been so far. 2016 was by far the worst year in my family’s lives. It was utterly devastating but 2017 has been so much more positive. We are slowly learning to live our lives once again. I try so hard to find the positives in all life’s hurdles and this is where my blogging comes into its own. I initially started as a form of therapy. Writing about my experiences, yet it has grown to be so much more.
Parenting, Pastimes, ProseccoOn 20 February 2017, I created mamiskilts.co.uk. I had plans to offer mentoring and lifestyle advice to others. Create ebooks and free resources to help others in their own daily situations. I got caught up in the whole blogging ethos and felt pressured into self-hosting and creating an empire. I cannot thank everyone enough for the support they have given my little corner of the internet, but I did too much too soon and it really knocked the progress I had made with my mental health. I h…