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an ode to my wee boobs

an ode to my wee boobs

Oh wee boobs of mine… I’ve spent too long wishing you were bigger, trying to make you look bigger, wearing ridiculously uncomfortable bras, changing outfits that were screaming for some cleavage. You are probably now the smallest you have ever been I’ve decided to finally […]

A week without WiFi: 5 things I learnt

A week without WiFi: 5 things I learnt

It doesn’t seem so long ago that if you asked someone for their WiFi password they would have looked at you as if you had two heads but now, now it’s almost up there with the air we breathe. This past week I have had […]

Combination feeding: The best of both worlds?

Combination feeding: The best of both worlds?

Thinking back to when I first became a mum one of the biggest things I remember is feeding for hours on end which is understandable considering that takes up what feels like 90% of your time with a newborn. I remember being asked “breast or […]

Potty Training: My 5 Essentials

Potty Training: My 5 Essentials

Approaching potty training? I found it to be the hardest parenting hurdle yet. SO much advice, SO many products, SO much pressure! Here is what I found most helpful along with a gentle approach and no books to go on. I’ll be using all of […]

Why is it socially acceptable to be a dick to kids?

Why is it socially acceptable to be a dick to kids?

Last week I was lying in the bath listening to the radio whilst the Abel was at nursery and Freida sat playing in her high chair at the door (mum life). I’m a self confessed Radio 2 fan and at that particular time it was […]

Christmas in November

Christmas in November

Yet again William is missing the whole of December (sad face). What makes it even more depressing is that as well as missing Christmas, he also misses Abel’s birthday which is Christmas day too and my birthday. So we decided to have Christmas early just […]

sister sister

sister sister

Just us through the years, here’s to the rest we have to come x   

Cloth nappies: an honest run down of the first week

Cloth nappies: an honest run down of the first week

If you’re anything like me the thought of cloth nappies is a tad overwhelming and it can be tough knowing where to start. I looked into them a few times over the years but just felt like it confused me more. So as a complete novice myself […]

self improvement: 5 things i’m working on

self improvement: 5 things i’m working on

I feel like my role as a parent has changed now I have 2, of course having another baby does that but I think more because I now have a daughter. I’ve always tried to better myself and been conscious of how I come across […]

tranquility 21

tranquility 21

  A few months ago, my manager (and also lovely friend!) Jen, was looking for volunteers to try out her new meditation classes. I felt I really needed something for just me and some much needed alone time so I was more than happy to […]

the limit: knowing when to stop

the limit: knowing when to stop

For the first time I can remember, I hit my limit. I don’t mean after a crappy day or the kids being a challenge but actually feeling like if my brain processed anything else I was going to shut down. It was a weird feeling. […]

electric fields festival

electric fields festival

At the weekend we were lucky enough to be invited to Electric Fields Festival! We just had to share our pictures as we were surprised at how child/baby friendly it was and the kids had a great time. Megan managed to go both days and […]



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