Three years a go I wrote a blog post entitled ‘Why bother to blog‘ which was exactly that – my explanation as to why I blog and what it gives me. Three years on, my blog has grown and changed with me as a person. I started my blog four years a go as I … More Why bother to blog? | Part 2
A couple of months a go the lovely Melanie from Melanie Grace Photography came over to my house to photograph us for her “Motherhood in my words” series. I have only just got round to posting the photos on my blog because my internet is really bad at the moment and I can’t upload such … More Photo shoot with Melanie Grace Photography
Hey guys, I got such a good response to my post Getting married young: what’s it really like? so I thought I’d do another post similar to that. This post is going to be all about what its like being a young mum! So, I’m 24 now and was 22 when the girls were born. … More Becoming a mum young: what’s it really like?
We all know sugar and salt are not good for kids. But just how much do we actually know about these white powders? Since I began weaning the girls just over a year a go, I started to worry about sugar and salt content. For starters, I decided not to give them anything that contained … More 5 easy ways to reduce refined sugar and salt in your child’s diet
This weekend I had time… TO MYSELF. It’s very rare for me… week days are spent doing my job – being a stay at home mum. Nap times and evenings are normally spent doing jobs and rarely relaxing and weekends are spent having family adventure time. I love all these things but sometimes I crave … More Mum guilt again
Now the girls are 18 months old I consider them properly toddlers! Since my last update they have really honed their skills at walking. They are both able to walk extremely confidently now and sometimes we are able to leave the buggy in the car and just let them walk. However they are still quite … More Being mum: to twin toddlers (15m-18m)
Hey guys! So today’s post is all about a brand called Childs Farm. You may have seen some good publicity the products have got over the past few months with people claiming that they have cured skin ailments. Poor Margot has really suffered with eczema since she was around 5/6 months old. It was so … More Review of Childs Farm products for eczema prone skin
I write this from my bed in a hotel room that we stayed in for my birthday last night. We are child free and typically my body has woken me up at 7.30am anyway. Tomorrow is my 24th birthday. It’s weird to say that because in a lot of ways I already feel so much … More Here’s to my 24th year of life
Before you think it; no I am not pregnant! Over the past few months as the girls reached one, Josh and I have started talking and thinking about whether there’s going to be a baby number 3… we are not planning another baby in the near future but as the girls become less like babies … More Baby number 3?!
So next up in my being mum series is 12-15 months. The girls have just turned 15 months so this post is going to be all about what it has been like since they turned 1! First of all, the girls have learnt so much since they’ve turned 1. I know we think that pretty … More Being mum: 12-15 months