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Whats going on with Me

Remembering that part of the reason I started this blog as a sort of outlet but then also not knowing how much I should keep just to myself has been a bit of a struggle, but I don't want to write down a life that I think I have on here and then log off and be something else (not what I've been doing so far). So I just thought I would do a little update on the life.

The Body,
Around 5-6 months ago I went to the doctors and got put on the pill (prevent those babies). That along with eating rubbish as we do in new relationships I gained quite a bit of weight, I didn't really out any of it down to the pill I just thought it was my diet and lifestyle. So going back a couple of months when I started to eat a little better and I joined the gym I thought it would be pretty easy to get back to my normal weight, you can imagine my frustration when going to gym and tracking everything I ate didn't work at all and all that happened was that I continued to put on MORE weight. So far since starting the pill I have gained almost 2 stone altogether so last week I made the decision that I was no longer going to be taking it, there is absolutely no point putting something in my body that will only effect it negatively. So we shall see over the next few months if things go back to normal.

The Mind,
I have struggled with my mental health since I was around 11 years old, I have been lucky enough to always have had people around me to support me through rough times. Before I had Sophia was probably when I was at my worst mentally, I won't go into things too much at this point but I will say that I did not want to be alive and I tried my best to make that a reality. When I found out I was pregnant it was like a switch went off in my head, I couldn't be selfish anymore, I needed to think about the life that was inside me and that's all I allowed myself to think about. Fast forward to now, Sophia is 3 and because there are a lot of things I didn't deal with before I feel like things have been getting pretty bad in my head, things have built up over the years and I am definitely not any better with knowing how to deal with things. So I've been to see a doctor about getting some more help because it's time for me to deal with me again.

Other than all that things have been pretty good, Sophia is still loving life as a nursery girl, she has a day off today so we are having some chills and then need to head to the shops so this mumma can get some new foundation!

Thank you for reading.

Ashley x

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