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Being Mum

Terrible twos or jealous Mama?!

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I know this may seem a little dramatic, however you are on my blog, so you must know what you let yourself in for everytime you click on one of my posts – am I right orrr?! So I’m feeling like I’m a bit ‘baby bluesy’ lately. Joseph is 20months old so I am no …

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, 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

Just gonna put it out there argh!

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  On a whole I like to think I’m a happy girl most of the time  and try and bring a bit of positivity into Monday’s BUT there are two things that have really pissed me off this morning. Two of my biggest pet hates and I feel like the more into Monday I get, the …

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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, …

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Thou shall not be too soft

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In my life so far, there have been times when I have been a bit of a ‘walk over’ – or so people may think. The truth is, I just know when to pick and chose my battles.. or I simply cannot be arsed. I always try not to react in the heat of the …

Being Mum, Days out, Life lessons

20 Things To Do Before You’re 2

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My little man is almost 15 months old *sob* and I am always trying to think of new things we can do together or experiences. The problem with me is I am more of a lastminute.com Mamaaa & this doesn’t always bode well with an overexcited toddler. For someone who is a worrier, by nature …

Being Mum, Days out

MUSH – App for Mums

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Maternity Leave. What is not to love – no work stresses, no drive or train commute, no work wear.. just time at home with your baby, coffees and catch ups, This Morning on in the background, sitting in the garden in the Summer, keeping cosy in the winter – what is there to complain about. …