9 days before the holiday

This is the last day for double digits for the count Down to our first family holiday. Last minute panic attack took hold of me this evening as I double checked our premier Inn at north terminal in Gatwick airport. I decided to look on their website to make sure we had our booking for…

The Pregnancy Food Company

Earlier this week I had the pleasure of speaking to founder of “The Pregnancy Food Company” Laura Hughes. I discovered her on Instagram whilst I was looking for some lactation cookies as I was currently breastfeeding Teddy. Unfortunately before I even got a chance to order her “Boobie cookies” we decided that I was competely…

CHOMP!

As soon as you get that positive test you are already planning your babies future, the excitement of your babies first teeth to their first steps are already implanted into your brain. Teething is an exciting period for parents, you may see various pictures of babies gums with a little white tooth crowning. But what…

Being my own boss

This year like many other years we secretly say to ourselves “this will be different, this year is our year”. But sadly it’s not the case for so many people, there are always family trouble, work trouble and financial trouble. Trouble is always around the corner, life can be so unexpected. I’ve know from personal…

Breastfeeding and the beast

So after a quick birth I was prepared for my breastfeeding journey. I stocked up on breastpads and nipple repair items. The first day was unfortunately hard, breastfeeding and having a near two year old is difficult. Teddy had trouble on the first few days little did I know 7 weeks later I found out…

The many “PERKS” of Pregnancy 

As some of you may know pregnancy comes with “PERKS”. There are always times in pregnancy that make you want to eat a whole tub of Ben & Jerry’s curl up on the sofa and sob quietly. Whilst you are wallowing away in self pity and hormones, some of us are on their fifth trip…

Bladder Control 

As soon as my head hits the pillow I need to pee AGAIN! This bladder is not in control at all. As soon as this baby kicks out it’s super tiny foot in the direction of what I think is an empty bladder that’s it! I somehow need to pee! How is this even possible…