It was a little over six years ago, I first tried my hand at blogging. As many of you know, before this one I had a family lifestyle blog called ‘3 Children and It.’ Without wanting to ‘blow my own trumpet’ it was relatively successful and by that, I mean that I had repeat readers, an engaged audience and was regularly nominated for blog awards.

I largely put its ‘success’ down to the fact that I didn’t shy away from sharing the nitty gritty of family life. In many ways, I wish that I’d had the guts to pursue my original blog. However, when my brood hit secondary school age, I couldn’t shake the nagging feeling that one day they might hate me for it, so this new blog was born.

You would think that after pursuing a hobby for six years, I would be 100% confident about owning it, but after 6 years, blogging still makes me wince.

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