Regular readers of my blog will know that I have been a blogger for just over a year now. It has been a fabulous year, and I’ve learnt so much about blogging and social media and meet many people through the blogging world! But now it’s time for a change. It’s time to take this … More We Were On A Break!
I’ve got the Sunday night blues…yes I am aware it’s Wednesday morning. You know that feeling you get on a Sunday when you’ve had an awesome weekend and then realised that you have to go back to work tomorrow. Or you’ve had two weeks holiday and tomorrow is your first day back. Well imagine you’ve … More Back to Work Blues
Today my blog is one year old! My goodness, how time flies. My first post was written on 3rd July 2015, when I was almost 41 weeks pregnant, and a little bit bored on maternity leave. I had been thinking about it all through my pregnancy, but just never had time to actually sit down and … More Happy Blog Birthday!!
When I was pregnant, I wrote a post about all the essential items I thought I would need. Turns out, I listened to the advice of other mums pretty well when they told me to just buy the bare minimum and then figure out the rest later. I did exactly that, and discovered that the … More My New Baby Essentials
This week is Real Nappy Week, as promoted by the peeps at Go Real. You may have already seen my posts this week about the pros and cons of cloth, and why I personally use cloth. Getting started with reusable nappies can be a daunting process – there’s lots of jargon bandied around on the … More Real Nappy Week: What do you need to get started?
*Note: The facts and figures from this post are taken directly from the Give Blood website. There is also a photo of me giving blood, so beware if you are a bit squemish!* After having Alfie, I decided I would give blood as soon as I was able to. When I was pregnant, I found … More Give Back. Be a Blood Donor
Ah Valentine’s Day! This seems like an appropriate day to write a post about our first date as parents. We just happened to go out yesterday so sort of celebrated V Day early (although we never really bother). Alfie went to my mum’s for the evening and Craig and I went out to dinner. For … More First Dates
The lovely Mrs Lighty over at All Things Spliced has nominated me to participate in a wonderful kindness project by Wayfair called Blog it Forward. During the month of December Wayfair raised over £2600 and in January they want to do even better. Here’s how it works: Spread positive cheer by doing a good deed, … More Wayfair’s Blog it Forward