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8 things I’ve loved this month

Is it just me or has April just disappeared? After January felt about 87 years long, April has gone by in what feels like minutes. It’s been an odd month with lovely highs of family life and anxious lows of lockdown. I wanted to bring back an old classic of monthly favourites to my blog…

A Day in the (lockdown) Life

I’ve been meaning to do a working day and mum day in the life post for ages but, thanks to COVID-19, those two worlds have now collided! So instead, here’s a day in the lockdown life. It may be the most boring post you’ll ever read but I’m super…

DIY: Ikea Play Kitchen Hack

I wanted to do a little Ikea play kitchen hack (or Duktig as it’s known to its friends) for Eva’s birthday in September but because I wanted to make it look like our kitchen, I completely ran out of time! I decided to give it another go for Christmas…

wtf can I do with… A can of chickpeas

I’m trying something a bit different and starting a new little series! wtf can I do with… is going to be (hopefully if life allows) a regular series to give you a few ideas to make pretty boring stuff slightly more interesting.

Usually when Eva’s napping I spend a…

13 THINGS A NEW MUM REALLY WANTS FOR VALENTINE’S DAY

After you’ve been through the rather traumatic unique experience of childbirth you are suddenly a mum. Overnight you’re miraculously in charge of a beautiful little human being and even though it’s amazing, it’s also pretty bloody tough. The good massively outweighs the bad and even the tiniest little baby smile (no,…

THE VEGAN FEAST AT COMPTOIR LIBANAIS

For those of you who are vegan or dairy free full time, I salute you! I’ve been dairy free for the past few months and my desire for chocolate and cheese is unreal, but the options available this year compared to when I tried being vegan for a few…

Goals For The Year Ahead

Yes I am a little bit late to the party but hey, we have a whole year to do these things, why rush into them? Also, the baby kind of gets in the way and time disappears in a whirlwind of nappies and toothless grins.

I don’t have anything groundbreaking…

The Best Gifts to Get New Parents

We’ve had this little monster in our lives for over two months now and thanks to a few rainy days in Manchester, I’ve been contemplating the past two months and thinking about what wisdom I can pass on to anyone expecting a baby or knows someone who is.

I have…