5 things you need during pregnancy

5 things you will need during pregnancy (5 pregnancy essentials which don’t cost the Earth but will make a massive difference to your well-being!) What do you really need to get you through your pregnancy? Obviously, every individual and every pregnancy is different and you first need to take advice from your doctor or midwife…

6 things I didn’t know about pregnancy

Six things I didn’t know about pregnancy   Honestly, I’m surprised that I’ve managed to narrow it down to six. I feel like pregnancy has been one massive learning curve, although I know that the learning curve is only going to get steeper once our little one arrives into the world. There are so many…

One month to go until our lives change!

One month to go until our lives change! Only one month to go now…and that’s only if we are statistical improbabilities and our baby decides to turn up on her actual due date. Before I became pregnant I had though that your due date was pretty accurate and that most babies would turn up within…

2020 Resolutions

2020 Resolutions   What are you hoping to achieve in 2020? Do you enjoy making New Year’s Resolutions or prefer not to make them? Do you have any tips to help keep your resolutions? Every year, when the Christmas decorations have disappeared from the shops, books about healthy eating, cleaning products and organizational aids fill…

And then there were three…new adventures in 2020!

And then there were three…new adventures in 2020! Happy New Year everyone and I hope that 2020 is treating you well already. As I mentioned yesterday, in my post about the highs and lows of 2019, there is one more piece of exciting news that I would like to share with the world. As soon…

Highs and Lows of 2019

Highs and Lows of 2019 2019 is over and here we are at the beginning of a new year and a new decade! Can you believe it? I have to admit that looking back at 2019 has reminded me of just how much has happened this year, and seeing people posting about what has changed…

5 things I’ve learnt from a year of blogging

5 things I’ve learnt from a year (and a bit!) of blogging I started blogging just over a year and  half ago, after thinking about it for a long time. In university we had to create a blog with classmates for an assignment, so I decided to bite the bullet and create my own blog…

6 ways to practise self-care that don’t involve a face mask!

6 ways to practise self-care that don’t involve a face mask Self-care has become big business in recent years, with almost every company selling products designed to de-stress or pamper yourself. While all these things are great, self-care can be a lot more basic and simple than buying expensive cosmetics. When you’re having a down…

March Round-Up

March Round-Up March was a very quiet month for me on the blog because I wasn’t here at all! Having moved into our house at the end of February and going back to work too soon before I had fully recovered, most days were spent sleeping after getting in from work. Here’s hoping that April…

February Round-Up

February Round-Up Yes, I know that this is very very late (it’s April!) but I still wanted to highlight some amazing books I read during this month, even if it was rather a quiet month on the blogging front due to me having surgery and moving house. See my January Round-Up See my round-up for…

How to pick yourself back up after a fall

How to pick yourself back up after a fall Happy Monday everyone! This is my first post in a while and it has been a tough month. How did March treat you? I posted at the end of February about my reasons for taking a break, but I am excited to now be dipping my…

Mini Blogging Break

Mini Blogging Break You may or may not have noticed that I’ve not been around much this week.Life is busy and blogging is something that often has to fit around that busy life. I think that bloggers often worry about taking blogging breaks because it can feel like you’re losing your audience, or you’re letting…