Tag: health

Being Mum

The nappy struggle is real

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and relaaaaax.. I never write blog posts on my days off however I have just put Joseph down for a nap, I have a wash on and a sausage casserole in the slow cooker so I thought ‘why not’. I have pretty much done a full day’s work already so feel as though I need a bit of me time …

Life lessons

International Day Of Happiness ♡

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Happy International Day of Happiness  If I said I was ‘happy’ everyday I would be lying. I am certainly not a ray of sunshine everyday but I really do try to be. What I can say however, is that everyday I am optimistic. I am definatley a glass half full kinda girl. If I am …

food

My ‘Cashew Cookie’ Nakd Balls.

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Yesterday I got my bake on and made some Flapjacks for the other half and seeing as though we are off on Holiday in just over a month I am trying to be as strict as possible with my eating. My absolute guilty pleasure is Tea and biscuits before bed. I just get such a …

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 …

food

Homemade Chicken Kebab’s

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As much as I love cooking, working part time doesn’t always allow me to put as much effort into our dinners now. It was becoming too much of a rush finishing work, doing the Nursery pick up, the BF pick up, bedtime routine & then cooking a home made dinner – tiring stuff. I really …

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The best way to prepare for your birth: Have no expectations.

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I didn’t actually realise that I have an element of ‘control freak-ness’ in me until I found out I was pregnant. As mentioned before I wanted everything perfect to the point that not one purchase hadn’t been reviewed beforehand – even down to my muslin cloths!! Although maybe this was just down to me being …

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

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 …

Being Mum, Life lessons

2017.. Let’s get our shit together.

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O R G A N I S A T I O N  the action of organizing something. “the organization of conferences” Synonyms: planning, arrangement, coordination, structuring, administration, organizing, running, management, logistics. It is safe to say that towards the end of every year, I seem to lose any meaning of the O word. Well unless …

Being Mum, food

Frozen Fruit Smoothie

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This week, Joseph had a double whammy – a cold & teething, three new teeth poking through to be precise. As a Mum, there is nothing worse than seeing your child in pain. I can always tell the cries from the crocodiles with my little guy.  Joseph has; the moans, the ‘crying’ with no tears, …