MOTHERHOOD

PREGNANCY, BIRTH & BEYOND

OVERWHELMED BY MOTHERHOOD

At the moment feel like I'm forever treading water and going nowhere fast. Do you ever have that feeling? Like you're bobbing along on a…

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REVIEW / COSATTO SUPA IN ‘DRAGON KINGDOM’

I'm about to tell you all about a 'supa' stroller. But before I do, it's time to 'fess up and admit that although I am…

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BABY & MAMA UPDATE AT 8 MONTHS

Unbelievably, I am here yet again to give you another baby and mama update. The weeks really are whizzing by and I know I keep…

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WOMEN'S STUFF

MUSINGS & INSPIRATION

A SECOND PSYCHIC READING WITH EMMA KINSEY

"Who's Mary?" "Your Grandad keeps saying 'Mary, Mary, Mary....' over and over." "That is his wife. My Gran." I said. And smiled. Last year I…

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MOTHERHOOD HAS CHANGED ME (AGAIN)

I no longer like or can drink white wine. If you stood in front of me with an expensive glass of white plonk now and…

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DESPERATELY LOVING MY POST-BABY BODY

"Mummy, why is your tummy still really massive even though you've had the baby?" I knew my body wouldn't be the same after giving birth. As…

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VLOGS

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Water Fun Tips with Huggies Little Swimmers #AD

Leo and I have absolutely loved working with Huggies Little Swimmers this summer, trying them out for ourselves and enjoying lots of spontaneous water fun in…

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HOLIDAY PREPARATION WITH HUGGIES LITTLE SWIMMERS #AD

Leo and I have been working with Huggies Little Swimmers over the past few months, trying them out and enjoying lots of spontaneous water fun. Huggies…

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WATER FUN AT HOME WITH HUGGIES LITTLE SWIMMERS #AD

I'm so delighted to be working with Huggies Little Swimmers, the UK's no. 1 swim nappy, over the next few months. Huggies Little Swimmers are…

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LATEST POSTS

I WON! (AT THE NORTHERN BLOG AWARDS)

I won an award on Saturday night. But before I tell you all about it and share some pics, I firstly need to say a thank you. To you! For reading this blog of mine. My blog is now five years old. I started it in 2012 in early pregnancy when I found myself unable to walk for about a month after seriously hurting my back. It was truly a

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REVIEW // BKIDS SENSORY TOYS

As babies’ toys go, I think this range of sensory toys from BKids might actually be some of the best I’ve ever come across. Certainly they’re the most colourful, appealing and contemporary ones I’ve discovered of late since having Leo. Leo was kindly sent a huge bundle of toys from Bkids to play with but for the purpose of this review I was asked to concentrate on the sensory ones,

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SPONSORED // COLIC AWARENESS MONTH

When I became a mum for the first time back over five years ago, I had absolutely no idea whatsoever about colic. In fact, I don’t think I’d even heard of it! So imagine my surprise when Elsie, at just two weeks old, suddenly started crying one day. And. Did. Not. Stop. Just 15 days after she was born, on a sunny and unremarkable Saturday, everything went a little pear

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REVIEW // ELSIE’S 5TH BIRTHDAY PARTY AT WACKY WAREHOUSE

It’s hard to believe my little girl is five. But so she is. Which is why back in July we celebrated her turning this grand ol’ age with a birthday party at our local Wacky Warehouse. Wacky Warehouse, for those of you who may not be familiar, is a soft play haven and birthday party venue for little ones. A place where they can climb, roll, jump and slide to

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MOTHERHOOD HAS CHANGED ME (AGAIN)

I no longer like or can drink white wine. If you stood in front of me with an expensive glass of white plonk now and wafted it right under my nose, I would refuse it and quite possibly even turn my nose up in disgust. This, my friends, has been a revelation. I’ve drank, loved and enjoyed white wine – always my preferred tipple of choice – for over two

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Water Fun Tips with Huggies Little Swimmers #AD

Leo and I have absolutely loved working with Huggies Little Swimmers this summer, trying them out for ourselves and enjoying lots of spontaneous water fun in the process! Huggies Little Swimmers – the UK’s no. 1 swim nappy – have been encouraging all parents to jump into water fun this summer and we’ve been delighted to be part of the campaign. Here’s our fourth and final vlog in our mini series

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