Learning to parent
while still learning to
adult

A blog about life, style, motherhood, and random acts of stupidity. May contain nuts.

ABOUT FOREVER AMBER

Hi, I’m Amber.

When my husband was diagnosed with kidney failure, I quit my job and started a blog: because life’s just too short not to follow your dreams, and I had apparently always dreamt of getting paid to write about my life on the internet. And now I do.

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I'M AMBER

When my husband was diagnosed with kidney failure, I quit my job and started a blog: because life’s just too short not to follow your dreams, and I had apparently always dreamt of writing about my life on the internet. Well, someone has to, right?

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Parenting
pregnancy

I gave birth to baby Max by elective c-section in December 2017, after one miscarriage, one ectopic pregnancy, and a lifetime’s worth of health anxiety and tokophobia. I wrote a pregnancy diary for (almost) every week of my pregnancy, and my parenting posts cover my  journey so far, as well as providing some honest advice for first-time parents….

PARENTING

Mum Life

Tales from the front line of parenting, by a first-time mum, and long-time drama queen.

PREGNANCY

My Pregnancy Diary

I documented every week of my pregnancy. It, er, seemed like a good idea at the time?

PARENTING

Tips & Advice

Because there’s just not enough unsolicited parenting advice out there already.

Style advice
&  outfit inspiration

Style advice, outfit inspiration, capsule wardrobes, and, well, a whole lot of stripes, really. I’m the author of ‘60 Closet Essentials and How to Wear Them‘, have been ranked amongst the top 20 fashion bloggers in the UK, and am on first name terms with the ASOS delivery man: so let’s talk shopping…

STYLE

What I Wore

My outfits, categorised by season. Because that’s not weird.

STYLE

Style Advice.

The ASOS delivery man will thank you. Your bank account, not so much.

STYLE

Capsule Wardrobes

Own less, wear more. Or, at least, that’s the idea.

Blogging
Social Media

When my husband was diagnosed with kidney failure, I quit my job and started a blog. Here’s everything I’ve learned, including how to start a blog, how to grow a blog, how to make money from blogging, and what it’s really like to make a living online.

BLOGGING

Start a Blog

Everything you need to know to start your own blog.

BLOGGING

Grow your blog

So, you’ve got your blog up and running: now what?

SOCIAL MEDIA

Social Media Madness

Can’t quit Instagram, even although you hate the algorithm? Same.

MY BOOK

I wrote a book about crying in the shower, quitting my job, and figuring out how to make a living by writing about my life on the internet.

WANT TO READ IT?

‘My Blogging Secrets’ is a realistic guide
to making money from blogging.

MY BOOK

I wrote a book about crying in the shower, quitting my job, and figuring out how to make a living by writing about my life on the internet.

WANT TO READ IT?

‘My Blogging Secrets’ is a
realistic guide to making
money from blogging.

I also write about life…

LIFESTYLE

Health & Anxiety

How to survive life – or try to.

LIFESTYLE

Modern Etiquette

Think of me as a modern-day Mrs Beeton, only not really.

LIFESTYLE

Nostalgia

A place to keep my memories.