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Third Trimester

Third Trimester

Oh how I was dreading you Your swollen ankles Lack of sleep/comfort Needing to wee more and more And the fact you last about 10 years   Maternity leave All of the above plus a 2 year old was giving me no feels! The only […]

Whats in my hospital bag – C Section

Whats in my hospital bag – C Section

I have finally gotten round to organising myself enough to plan and pack my hospital bag.  I found it much easier this time round as I know il be having a  C-Section. It has been easier to plan the outfits and underwear that I will […]

Whats in my babies hospital bag

Whats in my babies hospital bag

I have read so many useful blog posts on whats in my babies hospital bag so I thought I would share my own… With Ottilie I was so prepared and organised months before she arrived. I guess I had a lot more time to be. […]

Second Trimester

Second Trimester

Hows it going in there baby?   My entire second trimester I have been “meaning” to sit down and do a week by week blog. I wanted to write down how each week made me feel. Document it and be able to look back at […]

First Trimester recommendations

First Trimester recommendations

I always find it frustrating that the 1st trimester chucks a shed load of hormones, weight gain, sickness and cravings at you when you have to pretend you aren’t event pregnant. Im sure it will be the same this time round – as with Ottilie […]

First Trimester

First Trimester

1st Trimester Week 4 We have been TTC for a number of months however to no success. We were definitely getting to the point of “this is going to take longer than we first thought” stage where I feel you start to calm the (in […]

Mid Haul with a Toddler

Mid Haul with a Toddler

LONDON GATWICK -> FUERTEVENTURA 4.5 HOURS IN THE AIR  June 2017 One of my first posts for the blog was ‘Long haul with a 1 year old’ which to date is still my most read post. It was part of the reason I wanted to […]

Whats in our Keep Em Quiet Bag…

Whats in our Keep Em Quiet Bag…

THE ultimate travel pack for kids… www.keepemquiet.com I love finding new products, especially ones for Ottilie. I find Instagram to be the best place for sourcing these with honest reviews from other parents using them.  Through Instagram I have seen lots of fellow parents rave […]

Our Co-Parenting Reality

Our Co-Parenting Reality

Who tells you what to do? I wanted to write this post when I first started my blog in January. I am so glad that I didn’t. My feelings even 6 months ago were totally different to what they are now. It does get easier […]

#Instantdads

#Instantdads

#instantdad I recently read a post on Facebook which was shared by a friend. They used the hashtag ‘InstantDads’ something I was totally unfamiliar with. As I read the post I realised just how much it related to me. #instantdads are the ones who choose […]