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⭐ NEW BLOG POST ⭐ In the latest installment of our #InspirationalMama series we go behind the scenes with the lovely Sarah from Creative Balance to talk about being a #workingmum and a #militarywife! Many of you will know Sarah already from the Children's Art Clubs she runs at @Storyhousecommunity as well as Big Art Club at @Roast_CoffeeandKitchen (if you've not been to one of these then I highly recommend it... 2 hours of child free, technology free escapism!). On the blog Sarah shares what her light bulb moment was for setting up Creative Balance, who inspires her (she actually made me cry talking about this person!) as well as sharing some great advice for juggling life as a busy mum that she got from @Thewomensorganisation and how to get the shopping done with a toddler in tow!! Check out the full interview on the link in bio️ 👆 #InspirationalMamas #crosbymamas #AMotherDayInParadise #mumlife #thisismymotherhood #parenting #pbloggersuk #lifewithkids #familylife #parenthood #mumsofinstagram #mumproblems #mumsquad #mumsrock #mumssupportingmums #motherhood #motherhoodunplugged #motherlove #mumbloggers #mumbloggeruk #honestparenting #ukparentbloggers #dailyparenting #womeninbusiness #inspirationalwomen #womensupportingwomen #womenempoweringwomen

Briar-Rose looks awfully proud of herself in the big bed this morning! 😂 • Am I the only mamma praying for the temperature to drop to allow all normality to resume at bedtime? Last night consisted of; late to fall asleep, lots of wake up calls and then a long lie(not for me I’m in the early riser club) • Do any mammas out there actually do the whole sleep when they are sleeping malarky? It seems the impossible task for me! 🙋🏼‍♀️💤💤💤

Winding down the day with a bit of #mondaymotivation... Are you ready for the holidays? Today makes it 4 more sleeps until the kiddies break up for the holidays. Looking back just 7 weeks ago the thought of the school holidays filled me with dread because I honestly didn't feel like I was going to be well enough to get to enjoy it. Today however, I'm genuinely feeling excited about the idea of 6 weeks with my favourite gals. I can't wait to make up for the months of fun activities that I missed out on this year, and go on all the fun adventures we've got on our "summer to do list". I'm also very aware of the fact that as a parent, we only get a small number of summers where our children actually want to hang out with us. As much as they drive me bonkers, they are a couple of the funnest little people ever! This also makes me feel very lucky to have the job that I do - where I'm able to continue working through the summer, and can work alongside hanging out with my girls. Now I may change my tune a couple of weeks, days, or hours into the #schoolholidays, but right now, I'm feeling like #igotthis! (Check back this time next week 😂)

Welcome to the Open Mama's United Follow Loop! 🌼 A Follow Loop for all Mama's & Carers who are bloggers, travellers, designers, brand-reps/enthusiasts, artists, hippies, photographers, small business owners and much much more! 🌼 To join the Loop: 1. Follow all hosts: @mumlife_deahng @theurbanmum @briellemerle @busymum_cooks @parents_follow_loop 2. Click on #mamasunitefl and Follow Feeds with the featured image and comment 🍒 when done. 🌼 3. Head to @parents_follow_loop and click the link in bio to join, get image and text for the Loop. 🌼 4. Please do not use Repost. 🌼 5. Allow 48hrs for a Follow Back. 🌼 6. This loop will run from Monday 16th of July until Thursday 19th. 🌼 7. Please do not Follow and then Unfollow. We all have Apps to check. 🌼 Lets connect with our fellow Mama's and have some fun!🙌💕. • • • #mumlife #momlife #mumssupportingmums #momssupportingmoms #mumblogger #momblogger #motherhood #ig_mum #instamums #followloop #travellingfamily #bloggerloop #brandreps #followforfollow #brandenthusiasts #mamahood #mamasunite #letsdothis #instafamily #mumlifestyle

**new podcast** link in bio; I interviewed Amanda Newman who set up the Facebook Group “Career Mum” but she’s FAR more inclusive than that. Another story of a spectacular ordinary woman who capitalised on every opportunity thrown at her and is determined to help as many others as possible do the same #podcast #networking #facebook #grouplove #womensupportingwomen #mumssupportingmums #careeradvice #careerwoman #comebackgirl

Little boys are not for the faint hearted 💙 This little one is always in the wars.. 🤕We had another visit to the doctors this afternoon for a little check over after he has been limping about.. all is fine and our little soldier is still smiling as always.! 😁 .. he is so different to his big brother. Our Riley has always been a sensitive soul, so overly cautious and careful and our little Freddie is the complete opposite, total dare devil, absolutely fearless and tough as nails.! Funny how different our little ones can be isn't it? • #mum #mummy #mom #boymama #mumoftwo #mumofboys #momofboys #channelmumvillage #motherhoodunplugged #clickinmoms #mumssupportingmums #ig_motherhood #igmotherhood #igmotherhood #fashion #fashionpost #fashionstyle #momsofinstagram #momstyle #mumstyle #autism #autismmom #autismmum

Claim your FREE giveaway now! __________ This week, my guest Fiona Murden @fiona_murden is giving away a FREE copy of her book, Defining You: How to Profile Yourself and Unlock your Full Potential. __________ Fiona's book guides you through the professional profiling assessment process to help you discover your strengths, understand what really drives you, and learn which environments will help you to excel. __________ If you're on my email listjudst click on the link in the email I sent you on Monday to get into the draw. If you're not, don't worry, just click the link in my bio and find the giveaway in Episode 126, or go to Lisa-York.com/126

Being told your daughter has type 1 diabetes at 2 years old - tonight’s letter from Liz (@writefromtheheartshropshire) reflects on living with injections at every meal and snack, the emotions of whether her daughter’s sugar level is low or high and wanting to carry the burden of the condition for as long as she can 💛 #himama #lettertomyself #himamaletters #diabetes #type1diabetes #motherhood #mumssupportingmums

Please excuse my sweaty mug on your squares 😂 but here is one of my latest favourite ways to grab a few #mymumfulminutes 💪🏻 I’ve really started to enjoy exercising in recent months and @shaunt is my current favourite 💕 Today however I had to do my workout with both my girls joining in 🙈 it was utterly hilarious with one doing press-ups wearing only knickers and the other was doing lunges absolutely starkers 🤣 add in the fact that the little one did not one but two 💩 on the potty during the workout it was a pretty eventful #t25 minutes 😜 But hey, a Mum has to #makeitmumful when she can! 🤷🏻‍♀️ . . #shauntfitness #t25alpha #homeworkout #sweatyselfie #timeforme

Today make time for you, you deserve it! Try make it something you’ve been thinking of for a while, these things always fall off the list first right #mumlife. We’d love to hear what you did for you today!

“LAURA, HOW DO YOU DO SO MUCH ALL THE TIME?” . “CAFFEINE AND CAT NAPS MY FRIEND, TIS THE KEY TO MY EXISTENCE” . This was a picture of me today. Exhausted, makeup less and after a 3 hours drive to Coventry for work, facing a 3 + hours drive back home after a longgggg week of travelling / planning / running events. One thing that keeps on coming up again and again is people telling me “you need to learn to say no sometimes” when taking on new things. I have so many plates spinning at the moment, I don’t even know when I’m coming or going. I think I’m really guilty of feeling that if I am not manically busy then I’m not making the best use of my time and could be achieving more. I seem to have 2 modes...manic and burnout. My heart doesn’t want to say no to anything and my head is fabulously creative in thinking of new ideas and plans for the future... but my poor ol body just can’t seem to keep up. I am the worst person at replying to messages and notifications as to focus on certain things, I literally hide my phone away and try to practice single tasking as much as I can. . Anyone else like this? Constantly spreading yourself so thin that you could be easily be mistaken for a crepe? . . . #mamamassive #workingmum #mumlife #momlife #mumsofinstagram #mumssupportingmums #womensupportingwomen #bristolblogger #bristolmum #coffeeislife #caffeinandcatnaps

Have you packed your hospital bag ready for baby to arrive? The one thing you really need to pack for you are padsicles! If you want to know more about soothing your lady bits after you’ve given birth then keep following - we are launching a full range of nurturing essential oils in September! . . #babyopathy #essentialoilsforpregnancy #essentialoilsforlife #essentialoilsforbabies #pregnancytips #babybump #babywellbeingexpert #awardwinning #naturalpregnancy #pregnancyjourney #connectedbaby #routineinthewomb #mumssupportingmums #pregnancyblogger #discoverunder5k #motherhoodthroughinstagram #mumslife #Babyopathymumma #positivepregnancy #babyleddevelopment #bumpPR #reclaimmotherhood #reclaimwomanhood #relaxedmumcontentedbaby

Walking is a great way to start exercising again after having children plus it's free and easy to fit into your day. If you're ready to take it up a level, try this walking workout - 1) Warm-up - walk at a gentle pace for 5 minutes. 2) Power walk for 2 minutes as fast as you can alternating with 1 minute of slower walking. 3) Repeat 5 times 4) Cool Down - walk at a gentle pace for 5 minutes and perform some stretches. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Where have you walked this week? Photo by Arek Adeoye on Unsplash #flourishingmums #mumssupportingmums #newmums #motherhoodunfiltered #mumstobe #mumlife #familylife #momlife #mumsofinstagram #motherhoodrising #parenting #igparents #dailyparenting #igmums #mumpreneur #womensupportingwomen #inspiringmums #notjustamum #fitlifestyle #healthyandhappy #activelife #walkingforfitness #walkingforhealth #mentalhealthisreal #bestversionofyourself #mentalfitness #itspossible #challengeyourself #keepgoingstrong #changeyourmindchangeyourlife

SUMMER GIVEAWAY…. . Its the last week of term for most of us! Are you worried about surviving the summer holidays? Don't worry! We've got you covered. . We have teamed up with 10 amazing Sussex based brands to bring you some amazing prizes. . TO ENTER . 1) Like this post. 2) Comment on this post. 3) Tag a Sussex Mum who you think deserves to win the prize. . Feel free to tag as many Sussex Mum’s as you like, any extra tags will be counted as additional entries. . Entries to the competition must be made by 11:59pm on Friday 20th July. The winner will be chosen at random and announced by 8pm on Monday 23rd July. . PRIZES INCLUDE: . 1) Free entry to @treehousesoftplay and a free coffee and cake. 2) 100ml of Tropic Skincare Mineral Sunshade. SPF50 from @tropicbyannaashley 3) Free Kids Yoga Session with @wigglebumsmidsussex 4) £100 off permanent make up from @browsonpointpermanentmakeup 5) A gorgeous summer canvas bag from @nibs_and_scribbles 6) A pair of Pineapple Mama Leggings from @kjffromscratch 7) 2 X A4 prints of your choice from @the13prints 8) 7 packs of Gluten Free Playdough from @tiny_land_play 9) A gorgeous hamper from Tracey’s little gift shop 10) £50 off of a party from @poppysparties . Prizes may be subject to individual brands t&c’s. This giveaway is in no way endorsed, affliated with or sponsored by Instagram by entering you are also confirming that you are 18 plus years of age and release Instagram from any and all responsibility. Sussex Businesses for Families members are not eligible to win but may still enter. . . . . #bestofsussex #midsussexmums #sussexmums #haywardsheathmums #mumssupportingmums #kjffromscratch #makingmemories #prizegiveaway #browsonpoint #nibsandscribbles #metime #treatyourself #greenbeauty #wigglebums_kids #learningthroughplay #permenantmakeup #sensoryplay #organiclothing #summershete #supportsmall #madewithlove #summerinspo #sussexcomp

Sunday shell collecting with my love ~ We are sea shells on the beach beautiful and unique each with our own story to tell....🐚

Always be true to yourself I have learnt that not everyone is going to agree with what I say, like what I do or even like me as a person.... I am OK with that. We should not change ourselves to please others or to fit in with the crowd. I Want to stand out. I want to achieve amazing things and I can't do that by fitting in. Never change yourself for others as you are already bloody amazing! #healthymum #mumslife #selfcareisnotaluxury #loveyourself #mumsinbusiness #mummyblogger #empoweringmums #lovelife #wellness #holistic #healthcoach #coach #empoweringwomen #motivationalquotes #motivation #mother #love #betrue #bestrong #nutrition #lovelive #happiness #happy #selfcare #begoodtoyourself #changes #mindset #inspiration #mumssupportingmums

Spending time with the team and our kids! Perfect night to work outside & keep the kids entertained. Love how the kids are complete strangers and get to make new buddies while we work 👌🏻 #workwithus #theteam #mumlifestyle #mumofboys #mumoftwo #mumof2 #30s #mumlife #mumssupportingmums #mumswithcameras #mumslufe #mummy #lifewithkids #momlife #mumstheword #Scotland #mummyblog #mumofboys #mumof2 #bepartofit