Author: Bek

This is my personal blog where I'll share a lot of stuffs about life & work & everything in between.

Living with Endometriosis, what we wish you knew

October 14, 2018

Endometriosis…or as doctors for years liked to tell me….’bad period pain’ is something I have lived with for 20 years now. For those of you who have no idea what that is, here is a great link that explains it better than I can: I’m going to post my story below, but for the dot […]

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The gift of floor crackers

The other week at Mums Group we had a new mum-to-be join us. She had never been to a Mums Group before and was nervous to join us. Would we be judgy mums? Would we be sitting around talking about all the homemade, artificial free snacks we’ve been making for our children? Would we instantly […]

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What to expect when you’re not expecting

October 7, 2018

If you’ve got a friend going through infertility or miscarriage, here are 9 things you need to know… ‘She said ‘I’m so sorry and hate that you’re having to deal with the pain of losing a child’ and then gave me a big hug. The long bear hug kind. It’s easily the most understood and […]

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My joy comes from the Lord…heaven knows it doesn’t come from my kids right now

September 26, 2016

Last year I was going through a tough time with a 2 year old and a new born. It was embarrassing to be out with other mums and have Isaiah scream the house down for different, random, pointless reasons. I felt judged by other mums and felt like I was doing a terrible job as […]

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Signs you’re dating a toddler

July 6, 2015

Toddlers can be a lot of fun… They’re entertaining, they can make you feel special, and they’re really cute! Toddlers are also selfish, immature and poop in their pants. (take it from a mum who is currently toilet training her two year old) So how do you know if that cute guy who has your […]

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Stop building bridges over puddles

June 1, 2015

Picture this… You’re driving down the road and you see 6 construction workers standing around a tiny pot hole. You wander over to see what’s going on. They’re having a big meeting. There’s a bunch of graphs and plans, it looks intense. The workers finish their meeting and get straight into it. You suddenly realise […]

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When God’s timing is different to ours

May 25, 2015

People can be really dumb.. ‘Maybe you’re not trying hard enough’… ‘Don’t you want to have kids?’… ‘You should just hurry up and have babies’. You may have heard these same kinds of things; often from well meaning people, usually from those who don’t really know what to say.   2 years into marriage we […]

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