Having a Baby Shower, we were lucky enough to have been spoilt by so many family and friends, we ended up having enough clothes to last Maisie until she is about 2 years old! Bringing a child up though, you can get a bit lazy as a parent because of several things. Being tired or … Continue reading Maisie’s Fashion Week
The main reason we moved into our new house was so Maisie could have her own bedroom as she is such a wriggle bum, she needed her own space. Maisie has outgrown the Moses basket, so now we have her cot ready. Last night was the first night she slept in the cot, and for … Continue reading Bedroom Fears
Since moving to Cyprus, Matthew and I have had our ups and downs. From being on our own and completely depending on each other which has proved difficult at times when we feel we have been missing out on things at home, but we have been blessed with friends and family visiting. It's always a … Continue reading ExPat Life
Maisie is nearly 4 months old now and I can't believe how quickly it is going. It is true when people say appreciate every moment as time flies. Maisie is even starting swimming lessons in September! So I thought I would jot a load of newborn traits that new parents should appreciate when they have … Continue reading The Newborn Feeling
Unfortunately, society today is quite a cruel one and manages to astound me nearly everyday. I just saw Beyoncé, of all people, getting slated by other woman because she posted a photo of her sipping a glass of red wine and women jumped on the bandwagon questioning whether she was putting her children in danger … Continue reading Mama v Mama
For the last few weeks, I have been going to the gym religiously trying to lose weight and tone my stomach up. The C section obviously tore through a lot of muscle and is proving difficult to tone back up. Plus my stretch marks don't help with my confidence, especially being in a swimming costume … Continue reading Mummy Issues
Our first trip away with Maisie I can happily say was a success. We went to our friends wedding in Protaras and stayed at the gorgeous Grecian Park Hotel for a week. However, can I say I remembered everything to bring for Maisie? Maaaaybe not. Take note of this Checklist if you are preparing to … Continue reading Newborns Holiday Checklist.. Endless!
Its a day before my due date and obviously the nerves have kicked in, for myself and Matt. I have read pregnancy books, I have read experiences online, read tips to help with birth and spoken to many women who have gone through this to help me imagine my future life with a new person … Continue reading 5 Honest, Inspirational Women – Pregnancy is a roller coaster