Author: jaxii33

Being Mum, Days out

MUSH – App for Mums

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Maternity Leave. What is not to love – no work stresses, no drive or train commute, no work wear.. just time at home with your baby, coffees and catch ups, This Morning on in the background, sitting in the garden in the Summer, keeping cosy in the winter – what is there to complain about. …

Being Mum, Life lessons

Friday’s thoughts.

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When I decided to start this blog, I started it with the aim that I was going to be as honest as possible. It’s so true that sometimes when you scroll through Social Media, be it your friends list on Facebook or the Celebs on Instagram, it is easy to be so envious of other …

Days out, Uncategorized

Bocketts Farm – Leatherhead

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Joseph’s 1st Birthday was something that I wasn’t taking lightly! Like most things when you become a Mum – I finally ‘get it’  Pre Joseph, I would see the lengths that Mum’s would go to, and yes I didn’t doubt I wouldn’t do the same but I never really understood the extremities for a ‘1st …

Being Mum, Life lessons

Becoming a mum, without a mum 

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I think that when looking for your own therapy for a problem, finding someone who can relate to you can be fundamental in that. I am yet to fully find that myself. Not for a minute do I doubt there are many people out there like myself and don’t get me wrong, I have known …

Life lessons

To the younger you – It’s OK

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Oh god, another hair colour? Reaaally? Why!? What was wrong with the brown? Or the red? Or the blonde before that?  No, what about your natural hair? Why another bloody hair colour? Are you not happy with yourself? Is it for attention? Are you trying to please other people? Why can you not just stick to that …

Becoming Mum

Hospital Bag

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D Day is on the horizon. You’re full on nested and ready to go! Now all you have left to do is pack your bags!!! This bag is a far cry to what your probably used to. Your bikini has been replaced by your Maternity Bra and a big ole pair of panties & the …

Life lessons

World Mental Health Day x

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Give me a pen and paper and I’ll write. Give me a keyboard and I’ll type. Give me a subject to write about that I have no passion for or belief in and it will be a piece not worth reading. When I started my blog a few weeks ago, there were days when I …

Product Reviews

Product Review: Organix Berry Crispy bars

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Since weaning my little guy,  the Organix Rice Cakes have been a permanent product for us. I was introduced to the range through their rice cakes and due to the variety of flavours, Joseph has always been a big fan. The ‘fruit pots’ are another favourite too – highly recommend! https://www.organix.com/our-baby-toddler-foods/raspberry-blueberry-rice-cakes https://www.organix.com/our-baby-toddler-foods Organix promote a ‘no junk promise‘ and …

Product Reviews

Kiddylicious – Product Review

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When Kiddylicious asked me if I would like to try some of their products I couldn’t respond quick enough! Joseph (and the bf) are already big fans of their wafers and to be honest.. at times they have kept me sane! As soon as we are through the front door from nursery, I literally run …

food

Huevos Rancheros

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Areeeeeeeeeeeeeeeebaaaaa!!! Bring a bit of Mexicanaaaa to your life with this breakfast/brunch/lunch/dinner recipe!!! I love weekend breakfasts!! I find week breakfasts sooooo boring I end up skipping them half the time – bad I know!  I always breakfast shop in the week for the weekend ahead to make sure we always have something to look …