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10 new blogs I have loved in 2016

Last year I shared my favourite ten blogs and this year, I thought I would share my favourite ten blogs that I have discovered for the first time in 2016.  Some of these bloggers have been blogging for a while; others are a more recent addition to the blogosphere.  Here are my top ten new blogs that I have loved in 2016 and look forward to reading more from in 2017:

My top 10 blogs that I discovered for the first time in 2016

After the Rain

Tara shares a mixture of posts on After the Rain – crafts, book reviews and general observations on everyday life.… Read more

Autumn leaves - The Friday Focus 02/10/15 - Little Hearts, Big Love

30 simple things that make my world a happier place

It’s the little things in life that can really help to put a smile on my face.  The little moments that remind me that the best things in life often are free.  Since I started doing my #366daysofgratitude project, I’ve become more aware of those simple things that help make my world a happier place.  Here are some of the little things that I love:

An autumn sunset and the text 30 simple things that make my world a happier place

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The Mummy Tag

I love reading about other bloggers’ approaches to parenting in my weekly Parenting Pep Talk guest post series.  We’re all so different in the choices we make, trying to do what works best for our own families.  A couple of months ago, I was tagged by Fizzyjazzle to take part in the Mummy Tag and share some of my approaches to parenting.  It’s taken me a while to get around to answering the questions but here they are:

Me and my girls on a day out at Osterley Park - The Mummy Tag

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What it means to be a heart parent - an insight into life as a parent of a child with CHD - Little Hearts, Big Love

My top ten posts about congenital heart defects and life as a heart family

1) What it means to be a heart parent

What it means to be a heart parent - an insight into life as a parent of a child with CHD - Little Hearts, Big Love

It took just seven words to change my entire life.

Seven words which broke my heart, shattered my dreams and turned my world upside down.

Seven words from which I emerged a stronger and more compassionate person.

“There’s something wrong with the baby’s heart.”

 

My most popular post by far describes what it really means to be a heart parent.… Read more