Parenthood, Reviews

Gift guide for dads

Dads are usually happy with whatever you give them, especially if its alcohol or a moments peace, but now that Adam is a dad I’ve the task of getting him a present from Oscar as well as from me, I struggle to think of one thing never mind 2! So here’s a list of ideas for your dad or baby…

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2017 Christmas Tag

I was tagged by the wonderful Rachael, mum to the gorgeous Teddy and blogger at FromRachaelClaire to do her 2017 Christmas Tag, she is the most festive and Christmas mad blogger I know so it’s only fitting she would come up with 12 questions for this tag. Be sure to check out her blog and social media accounts! 2017 CHRISTMAS TAG Favourite…

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Milton Travel Steriliser Review

We were kindly sent a Milton travel steriliser to bring on our holiday last month. Being the neurotic, nervous first time mother that I am, I was worried about Oscar getting sick from Spanish water that he wasn’t used to and was prepared to check in a bag just to bring our own chunky steriliser but I didn’t need to! …

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The Leibster Award

The Leibster Award is an award created by http://theglobalaussie.com given by bloggers to other bloggers, acknowledging their blogs and giving them the exposure they deserve. I was nominated by the lovely Hanna from http://littlesnippets.co.uk, she is amazing and her posts are so well written! Go check out her blog if you haven’t already and follow her on social media, you’ll be…

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The Autumn Tag

The wonderful ladies Amy from Mama Mighalls and Caitylis from Caitylis.co.uk tagged me in The Autumn Tag, a questionnaire type post about my second favourite time of year. Last year I didn’t quite get to enjoy Autumn because I was pregnant and suffering from HG but this time round its my little boys first halloween and god knows I have been planning his…

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My favourite Mama Merch

I am a sucker for a tshirt for mamas, becoming a mother is my biggest achievement and I’ll wear that with pride! I love seeing cute little pieces of clothing that show off a persons interests like band tees and football jerseys, its a form of expression and a way to show you are proud of what you love! Black&Beech A…

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Parenthood, Pregnancy

It’s not morning sickness!

As I spoke about in my post A Problematic Pregnancy I had Hyperemesis Gravidarum.  Hyperemesis Gravidarum is a condition that causes severe nausea and extreme vomiting to the point of weight loss in pregnant women. It is not morning sickness, it’s not like the movies where the gorgeous main character runs to the bathroom to throw up and as she wipes her…

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Me, Myself & ADHD

I have ADHD, now I know most people will immediately think of a seven-year-old boy bouncing off the walls and misbehaving when they hear about ADHD but it is so much more than that. Attention Defecit Hyperactivity Disorder is a neurobiological condition where there is a chemical imbalance in the brain, mainly dopamine. It is a genetic and lifelong condition…

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Expectations Vs Reality of having kids

After the initial shock of an unplanned baby and all the scary bits that came with our problematic pregnancy we began getting excited and planning our unborn childs future from the moment he took his first breath down to what school we’d like him to go to. Oh how the mighty have fallen! We had such high expectations for ourselves before…

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