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About yorkshiremummy

Born and Raised in Yorkshire, Now at Large in North America. Working Wife and Mum of 2. Occasionally sarcastic, Often inappropriate, but always real! Having snorkeled with sharks in the Maldives, ridden an Elephant in Sri Lanka, swum in an underground river in Mexico and played with Lion cubs in South Africa, currently enjoying the crazy adventure of motherhood!

Bullying

I read a few things recently that created a firework of emotions. While browsing on Facebook I saw a picture of a young boy holding a sign, announcing to the world that he’s a bully! Now I’m not one to … Continue reading

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Clarity

I haven’t felt much like writing recently! I really thought that no one was reading my blog anyway. Then I reminded myself that I didn’t start my blog for glory but as a cathartic way to de-stress! These last six … Continue reading

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My cup runneth over…

Anyone that has been informed that their loved one has ‘cancer’ will know how I feel! You go throw a roller coaster of emotions almost like a bereavement! Throughout the process of my Mums treatment and surgeries I’ve tried to … Continue reading

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Head hunter..

Being in recruitment I’m used to a variety of reactions… Oh you’re one of those headhunter people! Some eye rolling, some facing pulling. I got in to recruitment by accident. I was originally a registered nurse in the UK and … Continue reading

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Animal antics

Having been a nurse and an avid traveller I thought I’d pretty much seen or heard of it all! That was of course until this week! Flicking through the channels I saw a pro mo thingy for a new upcoming … Continue reading

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Waiting game

Waiting game I turn on my computer, waiting for a sign Hoping to get a message From friends and family on line The seconds turn to minutes Eventually to hours I cross my fingers, hold my breath And pray to … Continue reading

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Big balls, small hole

Big balls, small hole! One of my colleagues decided to get me a treat last week. They saw some British toffee in a store in Canada and when I came in to work it was on my desk. I’m not … Continue reading

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