Essential packing for a weekend away with baby

It used to be so simple to go away for a couple of nights – stick some clothes and a toothbrush in a bag and head out the door. Not any more. Here’s my essential packing guide for a weekend away with baby (I’m talking in England where it’s usually/always cold-ish!)

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Those first three months… the fourth trimester

As F is nearing five months old, it’s time to sit back and take stock of all that’s happened in that time. The expectations, the advice, the highs, the lows; has it been all I thought it would be or not? Here’s my experience of the fourth trimester – the bits no one warns you about.

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Blog goals 2017

After reading some brilliant blog posts from great bloggers (including http://www.myrandommusings.co.uk/2017/01/reflecting-2016-blogging-bucket-list/ , http://mudpiefridays.com/2017/01/10/three-blogging-goals-2017/ and http://www.cuddlefairy.com/2016-stats-did-i-reach-my-goals/) discussing their 2016 goal achievements, I’ve been inspired to set myself some 2017 Blog Goals…

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Give yourself some post-baby body image slack in 2017

Am I joining the hordes of people in the gym this January? No. Am I going to let my extra belly roll or bit of saggier skin here and there bother me? No. Read on to find out why I’m choosing to give myself a bit of body image slack in 2017.

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