Category: Being Mum

Becoming Mum, Being Mum

My not so baby, baby

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Oh god. It has already begun. I am merely only a few words in to this and already I feel as though my heart is tightening up – no exaggeration. Whenever I let myself slip into a daydream when I am at work I miss Joseph beyond belief. I hate not being with him. Of …

Being Mum, Life lessons

Learn to live in the moment ❤

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In light of yesterday’s tragic events that unfolded in London, I wanted to write a post today highlighting the importance of ‘living in the now‘ – something that I am learning to do every day. We know our futures aren’t guaranteed, yet we don’t always pay full attention to that, do we?! As yesterday proves, and …

Becoming Mum, Being Mum

(o) Breastfeeding (o)

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 I’m not here to harp on about the pro’s of Breastfeeding or how ‘Breast is best’ – As I have mentioned a million times before, it is your baby so it is completely down to you what you do.  I can confidently say however, that I have used both methods of feeding Joseph in public and felt …

Being Mum

How to deal with ‘Toddler Tantrums’

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My most heartfelt, poignant and truthful post yet – ‘How to deal with Toddler Tantrums ‘  …..I haven’t got an effing clue. Any help would be appreciated BEYOND BELIEF. These toddlers are wriggly little things & not even the thick foundation & concealer attempting to cover my ‘mum bags’ can hide the redness & beads …

Being Mum, Life lessons

Happy Valentines Day x

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From me to you, from mine to yours – Happy Valentines Day <3 I don’t think it’s just a day for couples to celebrate their love for eachother but for everyone in general to celebrate their love for eachother. Yes it’s a bit overhyped, but it’s one day of the year you can almost guarantee …

Becoming Mum, Being Mum, Days out, Uncategorized

In The Night Garden Live – Discount Code.

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Staged event of the BAFTA award-winning CBeebies children’s TV show In the Night Garden Live 2017 is on sale now! The world’s only live productions of the Cbeebies top-rated show will visit London, Birmingham and Manchester this summer, on tour from 25 May to 28 August. Visit www.NightGardenLive.com to book your tickets, and enter EARLY82G at …

Being Mum, food

Creamy Salmon & Brocolli Pasta

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For a subtle way to introduce Salmon in to your kiddies diet, you simply cannot go wrong with this recipe. It’s so easy to prepare & cook. When I make it I ensure I cook extra so that I can freeze. It’s the easiest dish just to wack out of the freezer the night before …

Becoming Mum, Being Mum, food, Life lessons

How I lost my baby weight, & more.

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Up until I found out I was pregnant with Joseph, I lead a very unhealthy lifestyle. Why wouldn’t I though, I was in my mid 20’s, drinking out, eating out and having fun – no shame in that. The thing that I have learned the most since becoming a Mum is that everything should be in …

Becoming Mum, Being Mum, food

GYM – Get Yourself Motivated – Get Yummy Mummy

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As it stands, (well a few weeks ago, Pre Christmas) weight wise I am lighter and healthier than I have been in years. Everyone who really knows me, knows that I am a self confessed binger and serial snacker. Always have been and part of me always will be. I am not here to preach …