We’ve had kind of shitty weather lately (even though it’s August) so a sunny day is a day to embrace. On Monday, the sun shon and I packed up and … Read More
If you read my review of the Stokke® Sleepi™ you will know that although I’m a fan of the product, I feel that the accessories are hugely overpriced and it … Read More
Overview: Looks beautiful, functions really well and has longevity as a product. However it was faulty upon assembly, there is very poor customer care and wildly expensive accessories.
Full … Read More
We started dabbling with solids at 25 weeks. Caleb is now 30 weeks, so I feel like we’ve a bit of a handle on things now.
In the beginning I … Read More
We tried from the beginning to establish a night routine of sorts. My daughter was always a great sleeper and obviously that was the aim with Caleb too. In short, swaddling him … Read More
A mid-wife swoops in, swings your little one around so fast you hardly see her hands move, then BOOM, you’re introduced to the soothing power of the swaddle wrap. It makes … Read More
I wouldn’t be the best when it comes to being prepared. What I mean is, I tend to just roll with stuff to a large extent and not spend too … Read More
As a second time mum, I wasn’t too worried about much when it came to the new arrival. Well, I was fairly sure I wasn’t going to break the baby at … Read More
It’s been about five months since I wrote a blog post. In January I hit a speed bump and I’m only just managing to find my way over the darn … Read More
Last November 2014 marked not one, but two significant dates in my life.
Wednesday November 19th was the due date for a baby I miscarried earlier in the year, and Saturday November 22nd was my 35th birthday.
This is a crowd pleaser for sure. Definitely one of those deserts that comes with “oooh’s” and “ahhh’s”, and it’s surprisingly easy to make too. It can be served as a … Read More
Good ol’ Sunday. Ok, so getting out of bed is a chore, but once I managed that I was off on my usual Sunday dog walk and coffee with the … Read More
Whoa, Squash, who knew?
Seriously, if I find out that anyone I know has been munching on squash and not insisted I try them, I will be forced to reconsider … Read More
Currently, I am sitting alone in a hotel bar in Galway drinking copious amounts of coffee while I wait to be called to return to a film set I’m working … Read More
This is a ridiculously easy recipe which looks great left whole to serve, or sliced into wedges. I’m trying a more high fat/low carb food plan at the moment and cauliflower … Read More
Eight o’clock on a Sunday night and I’ve a serious hankering for something sweet. A yoghurt, some blackberries I picked from the garden earlier or orange juice. Those are the … Read More
You can never go wrong with vanilla ice-cream. Seriously! Perfect on it’s own as we all know, but you can also add just about anything to it and it’ll be … Read More
It was one of those “there’s no food in the house” moments. Always a time when you’ve to think beyond your usual repertoire of recipes and get inventive. So a … Read More
Well I for one think the advert for the #ThisGirlCan campaign by Sport England is really uplifting, fun and motivational to watch. Missy Elliot ‘Get Ur Freak On’ has been … Read More
Like most people, I find the beginning of a new year a great time to reassess life and make adjustments. I haven’t set resolutions as such, but I do like … Read More
DIY Canopy for Stokke® Sleepi™
Review – Stokke® Sleepi™ Mini
Coconut meringue with lemon cream and raspberries
Breastfeeding – Surviving week one.
Four month sleep regression no messin’ session.
Breastfeeding – Wise up. It’ll help when you lose your mind.
When my back went snap
September 5, 2016
June 13, 2016
May 7, 2016
March 2, 2016
Swaddling baby and moving on (or not).
February 29, 2016