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

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

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

Help! – My Child is being naughty at school

Child being naughty at school

My daughter Nya is a good girl most of the time; she does like to push her luck and is very opinionated. Saying that I don’t feel like she’s ever been a really naughty child, especially not naughty at school. Which makes this new behaviour, so confusing? Even during her many years at nursery, we never had complaints of a … Read More

Ten things I wish I’d known before getting pregnant.

PREGNANCY STRUGGLES Some of the conversations I’ve had with other mum’s, mum’s to be and…in-fact lets just say women. The general consensus around pregnancy is that there is so many pregnancy struggles that aren’t spoken about, but not everyone wants to share their gory details. I feel that if I’d had known some of the below before becoming pregnant; it … Read More

Taking back control after sleep deprivation

2017 Was a very hard year for me, well so was 2016 to be honest! I would say that I am normally a very positive person, well I generally try to be anyway. I like to believe it and achieve it, the law of attraction is something I believe in, but this last year has really tested me and I … Read More