Tag: motherhood

Being Mum, Life lessons

Flying with a toddler – Brave or crazy ;)

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Flying with a toddler; D o n ‘ t . D o . It Just kidding. DON’T let the prospect of flying with a toddler hinder you from doing so. As with everything, it will never be as bad as you think it will be. OK so in all honesty, yes there were moments where my …

Becoming Mum, Being Mum

I have no patience to play!

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I have no patience when it comes to playing with Joseph – there I said it. It’s not something that I am proud of, but its true. I’ve tried, I really have tried and I always will but I simply haven’t got the patience. When I do play with Joseph I end up getting frustrated. …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Becoming Mum, Life lessons

‘Why are women never happy’

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  I have been asking myself this question alot lately and it has been niggling away at me for a while. ‘Why am I never happy’ I have more than I could have ever dreamed of growing up; A boyfriend, a child and a house but for some reason that isn’t enough. I am obsessed …

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 …

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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 …