News.Markets – Your One Stop Online Site for all things Financial

I’ve written previously about finances on my blog and as a working mum I often like to keep an eye on the shares that I hold in the company that I work for.  For me this doesn’t just mean checking the share price. I like to look at the entire picture so I tend to look at the FTSE-100. This is because the company I work for are part of this index. I recently found out about News.Markets, which is an online website that keeps you ahead of the game by empowering your investment decisions by providing cutting edge financial markets news…. [Read More]

Everything I do, I do for you

My goals in life before I had children were very different to what they are now. I’m quite an ambitious person. I’m hard working, passionate, dedicated and very organised. I also like to think that I’m kind hearted, generous and loyal. Sometimes in life these are the qualities in me that are often exploited. I’m a very good natured person and would do anything in my means to help others, but some people know this and take advantage of it. Everything that I do nowadays, I do with one goal in mind. My children. I work hard. I stay up… [Read More]

Advice to my younger self

The older I get the more I’ve found myself thinking about what advice I would offer to my younger self if I could go back and do so. Thoughts range from ‘don’t even think about dating him’ to ‘don’t eat that chocolate bar!’ In all seriousness though it didn’t take me long to start remembering all of the things that used to worry me as a child. I was always a bit of a worrier. I don’t know why really. I mean I had everything I could ever have needed and wanted. I even had worry dolls! They were like little… [Read More]

The cost of having a premature baby

For many parents the joy of welcoming a new baby into the world is a stress free, family orientated time, but what happens when your baby is born too soon? We always knew our twins would be born early, although I denied it for quite some time. Right up until the week before they were born it still hadn’t sunk in. From the very first scan we had we were told that one baby was measuring on the small side. The nurse told us to prepare ourselves for our next scan as we may lose the smaller baby. Those words… [Read More]