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About bumpyroadtobubba

Mumma to Poppy Grace (born January 2011); forever friend to my furry buddies Bella & Bear; love spending time with family & friends, cooking, reading, writing, design & watching trashy TV (when I find time)! I try to perform one random act of kindness each day & think more people should learn a lesson in unconditional love & acceptance from our 4-legged furry friends. This is my journey to motherhood & beyond - single by chance, mother by choice.

A forever kind of love

A friend said goodbye to her beautiful dog earlier this week … after almost 18 years together. 18 years. What a crushing blow to heart and soul that must be. Hold your furry pals. Tell them you love them. Breathe in … Continue reading

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I love elephants, I just wish this one would get off my chest

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Ah, anxiety my old friend. Or not. What is it that enables you to creep out from beneath medication, mindfulness, essential oils and a diet that is kind to the earth as well as me? I…

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Happy veganniversary to me!

Today I have been vegan for a year. In some ways it feels much longer than that, in other ways much shorter. Has it been hard? No. Not at all. A resounding, shouting from the rooftop no. Something in me … Continue reading

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Term 3 – are you trying to kill me?

Why didn’t anyone warn me about term 3 of the school year? Forever {although maybe – hopefully? – only kindergarten} to be known as the Term of crying at the drop of a hat/stomping/answering back/yelling/tired but won’t sleep, too tired to get up/dress … Continue reading

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I wish I didn’t have my own bed

Putting Love Bug to bed last night and after *a hundred million* kiss cuggles she said to me I wish I didn’t have my own bed mumma. Why? So then I could always just snuggle with you in your bed. Fast forward a few hours … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday {disdain}

Your disdain for my love of a made bed is getting old Beary!

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Silent Sunday {happy 11th gotcha day}

My Instagram post today: #365plusonedaysofgratitude {day 221: happy eleventh #gotcha day to my precious bella 💞 how many times have I looked at your beautiful face and wondered: how did I get so lucky?} #adoptdontshop #alldogsmatter #dogsofinstagram #dogs #rescuedog #rescuedismyfavoritebreed … Continue reading

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