Day 32: Restaurant Dining at Home

Before we were parents, Rob and I used to enjoy holding dinner parties at home. Back then, we totally took it for granted. As other parents of young children might agree, a grown-up evening without interruption, and without you feeling so tired you’d fall asleep on your plate, can feel like a thing of the distant past.

After talking with a group of mummies (we’d met at myย “Mummas & More” bloggers talk ) about getting together, we started considering the idea of a dinner party where we all contribute a dish. However, in the end we decided to invite a chef to do all the cooking (and clearing up!) for us. ๐Ÿ™‚ On Day 32 of #100DaysNoTV we had a restaurant experience at home!ย 

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Day 27: Talking Blogs

For Day 27 of #100DaysNoTV I did something I never believed I would (orย could) do: I gave a talk about my blog to a group of people I’d never met before. To say I was out of my comfort zone is a massive understatement! But, I survived and, for many reasons, I’m so glad I went through withย it.

I was invited to give a talk at a Mummas & Moreย event,ย and Emily โ€“ the brains behind it all โ€“was so lovely that I feltย I couldn’t say no. When I told Rob about it, the fear set in: I would beย speaking aloud, publicly, about myself. That’s something I tend to steer well clear of!
In a heartbeat Rob said, “Do it. It’ll be good for you.” It was the little nudge that I needed.

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