• Why it’s Never too Late to Follow Your Career Dreams

    Why it’s Never too Late to Follow Your Career Dreams

    Many people dream about their ideal career but never take the steps towards making it a reality. Between raising children, concerns over financial security and dealing with the demands of daily life, your dream career may seem like an impossibility, but it doesn’t have to be.  Whether you lack the confidence, don’t have the time, or think it’s too late, here’s why now could be the perfect opportunity to pursue your dream career. You’re Constantly Growing As a person, you’re constantly learning and experiencing new things. In all likelihood, you’ve reached achievements that you never thought you could, and overcome situations you didn’t think you’d be able to. Even now,…

  • Fruit cake with peaches

    When my mum was here last she wrote me a couple of my favourite recipes in a notebook. Recipes for cakes that I like her cooking/baking. Finally last weekend when some of the peaches we bought from the market were starting to turn I decided to bake her fruit cake.   Ingredients: – 5 eggs – 1 1/2 cup of sugar – 10 tbsp of oil – 1 cup of milk – 2 1/2 cups of plain flour – 5 tsp. of bicarbonate of soda mixed with the juice of a lemon – fruits – I used peaches and I cut them in small slices; you can use cherries,sour cherries,plums…

  • It’s the Small Things by Karen McCully

    My dear readers, today I have a beautiful guest post from Karen, a fellow blogger that blogs at Breastfeeding in England . She also runs her own business at http://www.boobiemilk.co.uk/. Beautiful underwear and accessories meant for all nursing mums. With no further mumbling for me I present your her post as part of the Life in UK meme: I lived in Baltimore, Maryland USA from 2003 to 2010. I grew to love it there, we bought our first house there, and had our first baby there (William 2008). I had my dream job, and we had a pretty good life, but something was missing. When we were expecting our second,…

  • WOW – 25/1 and mum

    I had a funny day today. I’m quite happy and feeling really light and so on…I feel like I’m floating. Maybe is because of the Thinking Slimmer or maybe is because I make my mother happy today. You see today is my mums birthday. When I was in Romania I use to travel home to spend the day with her. But now I am miles and miles away and as I’ve not been very cheery this last couple of months and really didn’t call home very much either…so I really wanted to make my mum happy today. I wanted her to know that I love her and that I care…