Body Image – Am I Destined To Never Be Happy?

I, for one, know all too well the struggle of coming to terms with your body image and weight.

Skinny is not a word that has ever been associated with me, not by anyone else, or by myself. I have always struggled with that, until I looked back at a photo of myself recently when I had lost a lot of weight and realised, I absolutely hated the way I looked.

If I hated the way I looked when I had lost weight, and I hate the way I look having put weight back on, what if I never found happiness with my body image?

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An Explanation For My Absence – Why I’ve Been Missing…

AndThenZen Baby Nephew Why I'm Missing

I, for one, cannot believe it’s been nearly six weeks since my last post. Things have been pretty hectic around here for three months or so, and I have been struggling to juggle it all, and so, blogging has taken a back seat in life for a bit. I wanted to update you on everything that’s happened in the last three months and why I’ve been pretty hit and miss since then, why it’s all been a bit crazy around my ways, and why I want to get back into blogging, if not right now, then very soon, because I miss it and I miss you all..

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Here’s To A Confident And Proud And Inspired 2018..

2018 for And Then Zen Greek Island

How long will it take me to actually come to terms with the fact that it’s 2018?! Another year, completed and survived. There were so many parts of last year that seemed to really fly by, things that in no way feel like they actually only happened a few months ago, almost a total blur in fact! 2017 was a huge year of changes for me as a person, although it was only on reflection that I realised..

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Would You Rather? A Very Christmassy Special..

Would you rather? In my mind, this game always brings thoughts of drinking around a table, with friends, and asking each other embarrassing questions – and specifically aiming questions, knowing that they’ll have to drink, at your best friend! I rarely drink anymore now though, and it’s even rarer that I get to play games that are associated with drinking – tie that in with the fact that I love Christmas, and I just couldn’t pass up the opportunity to play a ‘Very Christmassy Special of Would You Rather?’

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A Reflection On The Last Six Months – Half A Year Old..

I feel like one of those annoying mothers of new-born children that insist on telling you how old their child is, specifically in months and days, but I can’t believe that my ‘blog baby’ is a few days shy of half a year old?! After not blogging for so many years, I had forgotten just how much I truly enjoy it and the incredible community that surrounds it is indescribable to anyone that isn’t involved! While the last six months may have flown by, I feel like I have achieved so much already, and I cannot wait to see what the next half a year holds for me and my ‘blog baby’..

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