My nightly self-care routine

Every mum should have some sort of daily self care routine, that helps her relax and de stress. As we all know that being a mum can be pretty stressful, and it can be really hard to find the time for you. The time that you need to recharge your batteries to enable you to be able to tackle what … Read More

My Experience of Postpartum Anxiety

postpartum anxiety

The Struggle If you know me you’ll know that I generally like to keep my feelings to myself, and I always keep up that ‘I’m OK’ front. Even when I’m not, which isn’t necessarily a good thing. After having baby number 2, I struggled. I started experiencing feelings and emotions that I’d never had before, even with baby number 1. … Read More

Smart Mummy Rant #1

Smart Mummy rant

I’ve come up with this idea, of doing a weekly rant on how my week has been.  I say rant because some weeks can be all good and others can be all bad lol. Sometimes, hopefully most of the time I will be beaming with positivity and others I could be fuming, but I thought I would bring you guys … Read More

My Breastfeeding Tips

Breastfeeding tips

Breastfeeding tips –  I wish I had know before I started breastfeeding. *This post contains affiliate links* It hurts! Oh boy it hurts! I feel like this is something that all new mums starting out breastfeeding need to know. It doesn’t hurt forever, the first couple of weeks are definitely the hardest…it does get easier though and it will stop hurting … Read More

My Family is Complete

Newborn baby feet

It starts as soon as you enter a relationship, as soon as you let the world know you are serious, that damn question! The question that everyone is dying to know the answer to! I mean I’m guilty, I’ll definitely hold my hands up as I do it too. Doesn’t make it any less annoying, I don’t know anyone that … Read More

My first experience of Santorini

Santorini review

My first experience of Santorini wasn’t specifically a good one, OK let me not exaggerate! It was an amazing trip, but the weather was pretty shit! It practically rained for the entire time we were there, don’t get me wrong we still had fun but didn’t quite get to have the full Santorini experience. We have recently just booked to … Read More

Planning a Birthday Party

Planning a birthday party

Planning a Birthday party *This post contains affiliate links* My little girl is 5! 5! Can you believe it…well you probably can because you don’t actually know us ha-ha but you get what I’m saying. Nya has been waiting to turn 5, pretty much since the day she turned 4. To her it was a really big birthday, and signified … Read More

My Goals | March 2018

Monthly Goals

Wow! I actually cannot believe its March already, the past 2 month have flown by. I’m not happy to say I haven’t achieved as much as I would have hoped! I feel like my days fly by, and before I know it the days over and I haven’t really achieved anything outside of the normal home/mummy duties. I’ve managed to … Read More

100 Things About Me | Blogger Tag

The smart mummys guide

I was tagged by Amy from the smallest of things to share 100 things you may not already know about me.  I thought it would be fun to get involved 1. because I’ve really enjoyed reading them and 2. I thought it would be good to share a bit about myself with you all. Basics What’s your name?Leanne  Any nicknames or … Read More

A letter to my daughter on her 5th birthday

mother and daughter love

Today is my baby girl’s 5th birthday, today you turned 5 years old…I can’t believe how fast the years have gone, it feels like it was only yesterday that I found out I was pregnant with you. As I type this I can already feel a lump in my throat, so I can tell it’s going to an emotional post. … Read More