I seem to be someone who always needs a project. The latest one? Chickens. We have decided to rescue some battery hens. Now, my mild fear of flappy birds aside I’m actually quite egg-cited about it. (Sorry). We literally decided this last night and I am fully running with it. I have done extensive Google based… Read More Rescuing Ex-Battery Hens: Where do I even start?
Ah the bloody climate crisis. That’s what I call it now, instead of climate change. Crisis. It’s a bit more accurate and makes you sit up and take notice a bit more I think. I’ve started a thing, where everytime I run out of something I look for an eco friendly alternative and buy that… Read More The Climate Crisis: eco swaps up to now.
Isn’t it bliss when you’re in the baby bubble? Little Nellie is now 7 weeks old and we are well and truly head over heels. I find it funny though, quite how much she looks like her older sister. My husband and I seem to make children who are little clones of one another. Though… Read More Living in the fourth trimester.
Disclaimer: I was sent the pushchair/pram free of charge in return for an honest review. No content has been authorised, scripted or preagreed and is all my own opinion. I have also not been paid for this post. This is it. The big one. The pushchair. The one piece of baby equipment that can cost… Read More Bonavi 2-in-1 Pram & Pushchair Review
December is one of those reflective months isn’t it? Like, all of a sudden we start looking back on our year and seeing if we achieved everything we wanted to. Seeing how much has changed and how much has stayed the same. 2018 for me is the year I got pregnant after my miscarriage and… Read More Things I plan to care about in 2019. And things I really don’t.
Theres just something about the New Year isn’t there. That whole ‘New year, New me’ thing is powerful. It got me thinking recently about the changes I want to make next year.I have already done a few posts on what I want 2019 to look like but this is about where I specifically want to… Read More A Clean Slate for 2019: 5 Things I plan to reset
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.
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 27 Weeks Pregnant: 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.