30 Day Self Care Challenge

Take a second to pat yourself on the back, give yourself a round of applause, pop that bubbly! Because you just survived January 2021!*pause for applause*It can only get easier, right? February is only 28 days, which compared to the 6 years January was, is nothing! The days are getting longer, mother nature is making…

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Under 3 Christmas Gift Guide

My daughter just turned two this month and as I was hunting for Birthday presents for her (and Christmas presents) I noticed it’s really hard to find things suitable for under 3s. Every toy, activity set and art supply seemed to be branded with the 3+ warning. Which leaves what? A cheque? No! So, I…

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Olivia’s 2nd Birthday!

This week, my baby had her 2nd Birthday! That’s crazy to even be able to say that now. I have a 2 year old. Oh yeah, ya know, I have a 2 year old daughter. WHAT?! When??? It’s cliché to say it but those two years have flown by. I’ll be honest, I don’t know…

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November Christmas Prep List

With all the craziness that goes on at this time of year (as well as the craziness of 2020) it’s always a good idea to start preparing for Christmas early. Whether you’re the Grinch and hate Christmas or practically Santa Claus himself, it’s always a good idea to get ahead of the game rather than…

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40th Birthday Weekend on a Budget

2020 has not been the kindest of years. Some people have suffered with their health, some have ended relationships and some have struggled with the lonely isolation and new adjustments. This year had really impacted on us, financially. We’ve had to borrow money from family members just to pay bills and put food on the…

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Autumn Lookbook: Mum Edition

I am in no way a fashionista. I do not keep up with fashion trends or have time or the money to continually buy new clothes. That’s a lie. I’m forever buying new clothes. They’re just not for me! They’re for my ever growing toddler. Who knew they grew so much and you have to…

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Veggie Packed Cottage Pie Recipe

This recipe is perfect for those fussy eaters in your life. I’ve tried everything to get Olivia to eat and enjoy her veggies but if it isn’t covered in cheese or gravy, she isn’t interested. Can’t say I blame her, the girl has good taste! However, she loves things with ‘hidden’ veggies. Blended up into…

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Digital Detox Day 2020: My Experience

Hi there! Long time no see! Sorry for being MIA the last week and a bit but yesterday was Digital Detox Day and before that, I was away on a family holiday in Wales. If you’d like to get some insight to what that was like, sign up for my newsletter where I will discuss…

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Top 10 Things I Wish I Had as a First-Time Mum

Everyone always says it, don’t they? You don’t know what raising a baby is like until you do it. You won’t know how to be a Mum until you are one. It’s true! I can’t tell you how to be a parent, no one can (or should). However, I can tell you what I wish…

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