Holly Christie

Where did you go?

Since separating I have read blogs from others in my situation and others who are further along the road than Stu and I are. In all these blogs there is one consistent theme...... where do your friends go when you... Continue Reading →

You Have You

I haven't written for a while. There is a reason for this - having written an intensely personal blog (which is content protected - sorry to those who don't have the password!) I felt that I was ok with blogging... Continue Reading →

Adulting – are we ever doing it right?

I have had the weirdest 24 hours. I would say the strangest in a long time but I'm going to go even further than that and say probably the strangest ever. Let me walk you through it.... For the first... Continue Reading →

Do I keep blogging?

I've been feeling a little reticent about blogging lately as it would appear people who read my blog feel that each and every post is about them somehow. I hate to break it to you lovely readers but the clue... Continue Reading →

Please stop saying you’re sorry.

Wow! Where did that month go? It will be a month tomorrow that Stu moved out and time seems to have just flown. The house has been cleared, decorated (somewhat) my Bon Jovi prints arrived and are proudly hung in... Continue Reading →

Protected: If only

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Valentine’s Day

I've never celebrated Valentine's Day, I just can't bring myself to. A long time ago someone said I was lacking the romance geneĀ and I'd have to completely agree with them. Being an utterly practical person the thought of flowers and... Continue Reading →

Have I Had Worse Days?

I cannot tell you how unbelievably crap the last few days have been and I don't really want to go into details here (great for a blog writer!) Have I had worse days than this? Probably. Does it feel like... Continue Reading →

Be Still

I'm not going to lie, the last 10 days have been frikken hard. All due to external factors. Life with the kids has been good, we are settling into a nice routine, they get to see lots of their dad... Continue Reading →

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The Crafty Momma

When I am not a Scientist, I am a runner, a baker, a reader, a writer, a mother, a Christian, a liberal, a wife, a church goer, and a work in progress

A blog for parents. Published every Monday morning 6am GMT.

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