A letter to new breastfeeding mums

Dear new mummy, Congratulations, your little baby is here. Well done you for choosing to breastfeed, you are about to start an incredible, emotional, rollercoaster journey. I am writing this letter to you to tell…

What my blog means to me

It has been 2 and a bit months since I started this blog. When I sat down to write my very first post all those weeks ago I never expected that my blog would become…

Time to bake: Banana and blueberry bread

                                Baking is something I have done since I was a little girl. It started off with watching my mum…

My monthly bucket list – June

I have just discovered a new linky, yay! My Monthly Bucket List is hosted by Beth over at Twinderelmo. The idea is simple, just write a list of all the things you want to do/achieve…

The truth about mummy guilt

I thought about a million and one different things when I was pregnant. I worried about the pain of labour, I imagined holding my new baby for the first time, I wandered what breastfeeding would…

Not your average baby names

When the new royal baby arrived at the beginning of this month the whole country became obsessed with what the princess was going to be called. For weeks people had been betting actual, real life…

7 things only mums can get away with

A couple of weeks ago I wrote 7 things only toddlers can get away with. A few of you got commenting and we seemed to all agree that our little darlings can get away with…

The week off work

A week of ups and downs.I’m back! I have majorly neglected my blog this past week or so as I have had so much going on. I haven’t had a chance to chill and have…

24 things you might not know about me

On May 15th, I turned 24 years of age. I had a lovely day and I will tell you all about it very soon. For now though, I thought I would share a bit more…

Family trip to the cinema

Being masssive film lovers ourselves, Oli and I have been desperate to take Leo to the cinema since he was about 1. Although he could easily watch TV for hours at home, I just kept…

Why my toddler loves the library

Me and Oli have been reading to Leo ever since he was tiny. As soon as he started crawling Leo would push books along the floor to us and squeal until we read them. I…

What parents think during a tantrum

Over the last couple weeks Leo has started to throw the worst tantrums ever, think I may have mentioned it here once or twice! Whoever coined the term ‘terrible 2’s’ is a massive liar liar…

When someone special becomes an angel

The past week or so has been awful. There’s no other word I can use…it has been awful. My lovely, caring, wonderful,  beautiful, amazing nan passed away. On Saturday, after a 3 week stay in…

My first month as a Mummy blogger

It has been just over a month since I started this blog and I thought I would take the time on this quiet Sunday to reflect on my blogging experience so far. What I love…

7 things only toddlers can get away with

All parents will agree, there is no creature more adorable on this earth than your own child. However, it’s not all sleepy cuddles and gorgeous smiles, toddlers can be pretty gross as well..not to mention…