Author Archives: JellyWithTheBelly

Who Do You Buy Your Plus Size Clothes From?…

Hello Jellyheads (are you loving the fact I am feeling so self important I have decided to allocate a name for all my lovely readers).  Now this isn’t going to come as any surprise to anyone who knows me but … Continue reading

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13 Wishes After Watching 13 Reasons Why…

So I start this post with an apology to my family, who I’ve completely ignored and neglected for virtually two days solid, as I spent them in a 13 Reasons Why induced coma.  At one point my husband came in … Continue reading

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The Home I Love…

So it will come as no shock to everyone I’m still playing catch up.  I’ve been super busy for the last fortnight with my fundraiser hat on, which surprisingly enough left me very little time to have my blogger hat … Continue reading

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Happy Tattoo To You…

So I know you probably don’t know because I always keep it to myself but it’s my birthday this Saturday (25th March) and I will be a whopping 39 years old.  I’m always the most loveliest person and happily give … Continue reading

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And The Award Goes To…

I was fortunate enough to be extended an invitation to attend the very first Style XL Awards organised by Leah from Style XL.  So yesterday I dusted off my finery and travelled to Birmingham for a celebration of achievements within … Continue reading

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A Most Grateful Gift…

I’m now up to week #5 of the 52 Weeks of Gratitude Challenge and the topic is Something Someone Gave You.  This one is actually really quite difficult.  I have been fortunate enough to have so many wonderful things given … Continue reading

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Carrying On With Half A Heart…

I did say I wasn’t going to do this quite so early on in my blogging journey but it is such a huge part of who I am so to let it go by without saying something seems unjust for … Continue reading

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A Family That Laughs Together…

So I’m still playing catch up on my 52 Weeks of Gratitude Challenge and Week #3 and #4 are family and a family member.  Here’s your advance warning – grab a brew as this might be a long one.  I … Continue reading

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My First Month As A Blogger…

I can’t believe I’ve just reached my one month bloggerversary.  I pressed publish on my first post on 18th January and this will officially be post number ten.  I thought one month in would be a great time to reflect … Continue reading

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Why Start This Challenge?…

So I was having a nose through my blogging buddy Jenn’s posts over at And The Beat Goes and I stumbled across this 52 Weeks of Gratitude Challenge: Week #1 is Why Start This Challenge?  I thought the challenge sounds really … Continue reading

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20 Wishes For 2017…

So this is lucky blog tag #3 and I have to say I quite enjoy doing these.  I have to thank my lovely friend Clare at NeonRainbowBlog for this one.  20 wishes for 2017.  As I’m so new to blogging … Continue reading

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Love is…

This week it has all been about the love so this post comes with a super dooper mushfest warning.  I’m warning you all in advance this post will be laden with overshares and clichés.  Monday was Galentine’s Day and Tuesday … Continue reading

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