A week of smiles #1

Do you ever just have one of those weeks where you feel like it’s all too much? That’s how I have been feeling this week. My cat Blue has been missing since the middle of…

5 advantages and disadvantages of a self catering holiday

We have been home from holiday for nearly 2 weeks and I have got the serious holiday blues! I have spent a lot of time looking through all our holiday snaps and reflecting on our…

My monthly bucket list – July

Where did June go?! I can’t believe it is July tomorrow, this year is flying by and before I know it we will be in August and my baby will be 2. June has been…

Tales from the potty. Chapter 1

Have you done a poo poo?Leo is rapidly approaching his second birthday. My little boy is growing up and he is becoming less baby and more toddler every single day. This last year has seen…

First family holiday in Majorca

We’re back! If you are a regular to my blog then you will know how much I was looking forward to our first ever family holiday. A whole week with my 2 favourite people, it’s…

How to plan your family summer holiday

It is only a matter of days before we jet off to sunny Majorca on our first family holiday, yay! I am so excited but also very stressed, I can’t stop worrying about taking Leo…

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…