Parenting & Pregnancy

Family Ride

Family Ride

This is a sponsored post. As our family has expanded significantly over the past year or so, my lovely little Nissan Micra is feeling the strain. At any given time it needs to contain all or a combination of me, The Chef, two bigger girls […]

Review: Good Bubble

Review: Good Bubble

Review: Good Bubble Bath Products The folks at Good Bubble sent us over some of their products to test out recently so we’ve been giving them a whirl! I love a company who puts ethics first and Good Bubble certainly tick that box. You can […]

Review: Cute Nico Changing Bag

Review: Cute Nico Changing Bag

The guys at Cute Nico kindly sent us one of their changing backpacks for us to try out. It’s been about six years since I was last on the market for a changing bag, and things have changed considerably since then! When I had Violet, […]

Review: Thumbsie

Review: Thumbsie

Review: Thumbsie Update: 15th December 2017 I’m happy to update you all that Rose is now thumb-sucking free, and has been for about 3 weeks now! Honestly, I didn’t think that we would reach this day, and I can’t quite believe that after 9 years […]

3 Weeks Postpartum

3 Weeks Postpartum

It’s been just over three weeks since Fern made her way into the world. Presently, I’m sat in Caffe Nero (aka my office) looking across to a pair of well dressed, contented looking mothers breastfeeding their babies over a coffee and a chat.  In contrast, […]

39 Weeks

39 Weeks

Time has rushed by and I am now over 39 weeks pregnant with no sign of this baby making an appearance, despite having convinced myself she would be super early. There’s only 6 days left until my due date and I am remembering the excruciating […]

32 Weeks

32 Weeks

Unbelievably, I am now 32 and a half weeks gone, and the time has flown. Panic has set in a little over the past week or so, which has spurred me on to pack my hospital bag but not much else except procrastinating and worrying, […]

Pregnancy: Week 24

Pregnancy: Week 24

I’ve been spending a lot more time than usual in bed recently. As lavish as this sounds, it’s actually because at 24+ weeks pregnant I’ve been having a whole lot of back pain. So much so, that the Chef even felt he had to buy […]

Hospital Bag “Essentials”

Hospital Bag “Essentials”

So I thought it'd be cute to write a little 'Top Picks' post for hospital bag essentials. As most of you have probably gathered, I'm pregnant again, and all though I've done this twice all ready I'm still a little hazy on what the hell […]

13th June 2017

13th June 2017

Things I have learnt this last week or so: Despite feeling enormously sorry for myself I can still get on with productive things Trying to edge a straight line when painting a (terribly) woodchip papered wall should be a form of punishment for those who […]