April is currently Cesarean Awareness Month which is an issue that resonates so heavily with me and one I feel we all need to be more aware of. There is still, unbelievably so much incorrect information, misguided thoughts and opinions out there surrounding C-Section births. As you may already know, both my children were born by … Continue reading Cesarean Awareness Month
Wow, what a day it’s been....So I was pottering around at home, having a kick about in the garden with my eighteen month old son, okay he was kicking the ball at me whilst I was trying to hang some washing out, but still - there was a ball, grass and a fair amount of … Continue reading Top 10 Things You Need to Know About Blogging and not giving up.
I know some of you may totally disagree with me here but I love this time of year... The weathers changing, mornings consist of blue sky's, a chill in the air and crisp autumnal leaves scatter the parks. Walking my daughter to school and watching her throwing leaves up in the air is, to me … Continue reading Hello Pumpkin
Every girl needs chocolate cake in her life. “Anything is good if it's made of chocolate.” ― Jo Brand “Chemically speaking, chocolate really is the world's perfect food. ” ― Michael Levine “All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.” ― Charles M. Schulz If three years ago you had told me … Continue reading Gluten-Free & Sugar-Free Chocolate Cake
This weekend my daughter and I went blackberry picking and our best efforts yielded a massive tub of delicious juicy blackberries. We froze them with the full intention of creating some delicious and wonderful smoothies which we made today. I didn't realise when I made this one just how good it would taste. Ingredients: … Continue reading Blackberry and Coconut Smoothie
Wow these are delicious and only four ingredients; yep you read that right.......... four ingredients. Because we're on school holidays and my daughter never stops eating; I've really been focusing the baking these past few weeks on healthy sugar-free snacks that I'm happy for her to munch on. These oat cakes are ridiculously simple to … Continue reading Sugar Free Oat Bites
Writing a blog that centres around health and well-being throughout pregnancy; I often draw from my own experiences - revealing the good, the bad and the darn right ugly. During previous posts I’ve made no secret of divulging the ugly side of the digestive health problems and discomfort I faced throughout my first pregnancy. After-all, … Continue reading Digestive Health in Pregnancy
Hi Ladies; it’s been a while............ hope you're all keeping well. I am still struggling to find time to blog. For those that know me; I decided to start this blog whilst on maternity leave as a way of keeping my brain ticking over. There is, after all only so much Greys' Anatomy a … Continue reading Keeping The Balance
Hi Ladies; how is everyone doing? I don't know about you but I'm actually glad for the cooler weather. Last weeks heat wave certainly tested my patience; albeit not as much as my pregnant followers - I'm sure. Hope you all coped. For those that don't know me I'm in the middle of building my … Continue reading The Benefits of Meditation During Pregnancy
By writing a blog solely based on the health and well-being in pregnancy; I feel I have an obligation to convey this subject more than any other, however that's not to say I feel I have to convey it but rather I want to, so maybe obligation isn't the right word but I hope you get my meaning.
Hi ladies; hope you've had a great week. I haven't been able to blog this past week as we've been on our travels holidaying. Nothing glamorous, just a week in a caravan with the kids. Secretly I'm glad to be back. A week in a caravan with a four-year old and a teething seven month old … Continue reading Hospital Bag Essential Check List
Okay so I know this blog isn't pregnancy related but its a subject close to my heart and one I experienced this weekend. This past weekend marked a new milestone in my mummy life. I knew the moment would eventually come, after all I've been dreading it since the day my son was born. I finally … Continue reading Dealing With Separation Anxiety