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Our 5 Month Baby Routine

Now Eva is a whopping 5 and a half months old we’re in a pretty good routine that’s evolved as she’s grown and it’s thankfully working well for us (most of the time).

I have absolutely no idea if what I’m doing is ‘right’ but it works for us so…

WHAT’S IN OUR NAPPY BAG?

I had absolutely no idea what to put in a nappy bag (apart from nappies obv) when I had just had Eva but now it is a veritable treasure trove of baby necessities. It’s a little bit different to my usual tiny handbags with 17 different lipsticks, debit card,…

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,…

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 Fourth Trimester: My Experience

Seeing as it’s nearly the end of the year, I thought it would be good to look back over the past three months of having this silly sausage in our lives. We’re technically been out of the fourth trimester for a couple of weeks now but funnily enough it’s…

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…

Hello Motherhood

This year has absolutely flown by, I can’t believe it’s already mid October, I have a 5 week old and I’m nearly 30! I’ve been very quiet on here recently because it seems babies do not like having a laptop balanced on them and give you very little time…

Our Birth Story

On the 6th of September just before 5am the newest and smallest member of our family decided to join us, a week later than expected but still in quite a rush. She is now two weeks old and an officially registered person, we finally decided on her name too….