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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 …

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 …

Being Mum, Life lessons

Why do I blog and what do I want to get out of it?!

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This is a question that I have been asked a few times and I never really know how to answer it in short because there are a few reasons why I do it and what I want to get out of it; I relied alot on ‘Mummy Blogs’ when I was pregnant and I learnt …

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 …

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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 …

Being Mum, Life lessons, Uncategorized

Take a moment to be in the moment

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19th December 2016 – 16 days, 407 hours, 2 weeks   Without my phone I am a strong believer that things happen for a reason. Not everything..but some things. I love my phone, but I think at times I have almost become addicted to it. When I had my bouts of loneliness on Maternity Leave, …

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, Life lessons

Who am I? … Who are you? New Years Resolutions. Warning: It’s a deeeep one ;)

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I sometimes think, if we all sat down and thought long and hard, are we really the person we perceive to everyone else? I was thinking of this on my way to work. There are times in life when people may think you have changed. You haven’t.  You are still you however certain stresses and …