It feels like five minutes ago that we turned the spare room into a playroom for her and then BOOM – pregnant. Sorry kid, but we need that room now for your sister. So with our spare room now spoken for, we needed to look into toy storage and just general storage for my big… Read More A Bedroom make over for my four year old.
It’s good to learn right?! Sure, 9 things might be a bit ambitious, but humour me. I’m feeling like 2019 might be the year of self improvement. I know everyone says that in the new year but, I’m saying it anyway. So here it is, the 9 things I’m going to learn in 2019: 1.… Read More 9 Things I’m going to learn in 2019
I think things will be different this time around. Or at least I hope they will. Does that make me a bad person? Last time I had a new baby, I was 24 and pretty much the only one of my friends who had taken that giant leap into procreation. Realistically, my boyfriend (now husband)… Read More Will things be different second time around?
I cannot believe that today I turn 30 weeks pregnant. It is insane. That feels like, super pregnant. I waddle now and everything. Considering the whole gestational diabetes thing, it is highly likely I won’t make it to my due date with this little baby and as such I could have only 7 weeks left… Read More 30 Weeks Pregnant
I am such a loser. I actually sat this morning and made a schedule for this sodding elf on the shelf. I don’t know why I started it last year. The Instagram hype got to me I think. Well, now I’m bloody stuck doing it aren’t I?! Isabelle remembers him from last year so I… Read More Elf on the Shelf Ideas: Week 1
And it bloody sucks right? I was 0.5 over the BMI threshold for even being tested for gestational diabetes. I nearly declined the test (which was offered to me at 27 weeks), thinking it was pointless. Good job I didn’t eh? Gestational diabetes is, put simply: ‘high blood sugar that develops during pregnancy and usually disappears… Read More So you’ve got gestational diabetes…
By ‘Big Baby Buys’ I just want to clarify that I don’t mean, stuff you have to get if you birth a giant baby. I just mean the expensive stuff, the big ticket items. The stuff that you spend ages researching because it’s so pricey you don’t want to get it wrong! So we’re talking:… Read More Those Big Baby Buys
Ten years of adult hood. Crazy right? My husband feels genuinely sick every time I mention how old we are. 30 seems awfully close these days. And 30 feels like a grown up age. When you are a real adult who should have your shit together and know what you are doing with your life.… Read More Turning 28.
My gosh it’s a nightmare right? I would love to be able to wear a cheap maternity bra from H&M or a crop top style jersey thing that is all soft and comfortable and so easily available. But alas. With ‘the girls’ it is just not meant to be. I managed to get to about… Read More Maternity Bras for the busty woman.
Can we talk about cleaning for a moment? I know, I know. How old am I?! But there has been something of a cleaning revolution happening of late and I have kinda got caught up in it slightly. Mrs Hinch. You’ve heard of her right? She has inspired the world to spray fabric softener on their… Read More 6 Top Tips for cleaning if you hate it and you’re lazy (like me).