food

Josephs cous cous salad

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This is currently one of Joseph’s favourites – not to mention the fact that it keeps him occupied for longer so it gives me a chance to give the kitchen a clean or prep for dinner!  You can get the original recipe from Annabell Karmel, however I have changed a couple of bits in mine in accordance …

food

Greek style chicken breasts

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My favourite day of the weekend is Sunday! Bit of a weird one bearing in mind work the next day but I love it! I just always seem to be so busy on a Saturday so by the Sunday I love a bit of laziness, pottering around, coffee shops and cooking. I love cooking. I …

Product Reviews

Sudocrem Care & Protect

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Since having Joseph Sudocrem has been a staple product for us! Even more so in the Summer months & what a Summer we have had – however due to the heat and having to up Josephs water intake, his nappies have been very heavy throughout the night causing nappy rash! Nappy rash has never been a …

Being Mum, Life lessons

The big G

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G U I L T ! How can such a small 5 letter word have such an impact! Guilt in general isn’t the nicest feeling in the world –  we have all had it, big or small – it happens, you learn from it. M U M – G U I l T – well, …

Becoming Mum

B Feeding !

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Breastfeeding – Who knew that two things attached to our bodies could cause so much controversy eh! It’s actually mental when you think about it! I wanted to breastfeed because it felt right for ME and it felt right for MY baby! I am not everyone else, nor is my baby! Some women don’t wish …

Becoming Mum, Being Mum, Product Reviews

First year purchases!

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Hi Parentals,   When I was shopping for baby bits for Joseph, I wanted to get it just right. I invested so much time into going to baby shows (Ok, we went to two) reading reviews, other people’s blogs,  you name it – I was determined to know my ‘ baby bacon ‘!  I was …

Being Mum, food, Product Reviews

All things.. Weaning!!!

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Weaning! Where did the past few months go!? You are at that point where milk alone just aint gonna cut it! Your little pup is huuuuuuuungry!!! It is such an exciting time, but for many, like myself it is SO daunting!!! I guess there are so many different ways but all I know is the …

Life lessons

Reflecting on my first year of ‘Motherhood’

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With my little Joseph turning 1 tomorrow , I feel compelled to write something to mark the occasion. Let me start by saying, What.A.Year. Infact, that almost feels like an understatement. I guess like many, I was quite naive. Of course I was prepared for it to be challenging, but I almost didn’t see past the …

Being Mum, Product Reviews

We love bath time

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  I am obsessed with this product. I have always had quite dodgy, sensitive skin. It seems to have calmed down with age but when I was younger it was a bloody nightmare. I was the kid that should have been wrapped in bubble wrap. Hayfever and excema galore! Something that I have been quite …

Becoming Mum, Product Reviews

Maternity Clothes

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My second post yay. Since sharing this last night, I kept waking up excited, thinking of all the things I cannot wait to blog about – so hello again! Girls, I am being so honest when I say I am no Gok when it comes to fashion. I really just roll with the punches. I …