Raising a wild woman…

Funny how you can see traits already at just 7.5 months old 💕 She knows what she does and doesn't want. She's never still. She's curious. She's interested, she's interesting. The full on essence of everyday can be brutal but if she keeps those traits when she becomes a woman, I believe I've done something… Continue reading Raising a wild woman…

Why I believe in magic…

Sooo, I believed in Santa Clause until I was, wait for it, eleven. Or maybe even twelve. God knows but anyway, I don't care that you're all falling about on the floor with laughter at the girl who was in High School when she realised yep, it really is Mum and Dad clattering about down… Continue reading Why I believe in magic…

5 minutes of fabulous…

If there is one thing I think women need to do more in general, it's to feel better about themselves. We're bloomin' damn well amazing don't you know? We all have insecurities and I think in most cases they increase when you become a Mother. But this is how I look at it: I grew… Continue reading 5 minutes of fabulous…

5 lifestyle hacks for new Mums…

Do I have a bra on? Have I brushed my teeth today? I was about to and then... How is it 3pm already?  I feel ya. The days come and go when you're at home with small people and mine is still only 4 months old yet sometimes I have to really think about whether… Continue reading 5 lifestyle hacks for new Mums…

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

Yep, this post is late and yep, New Year and Christmas are totally gone however... I just wanted to say what a fabulous first we had! Hectic as it was, Maggie got to see all the people we love and now, after a lonnggggg couple of weeks, our routine (as in we wake up and… Continue reading It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

To baby or to eyeline…?

My answer is both. Baby in one hand and eyeliner in the other. You can still be you...even with a baby 😉 Through the crying, the nappy changing, the sick, the nappy changing, the smiles, the, erm, nappy changing and feeding, you can still manage to feel a little like yourself. It may have taken… Continue reading To baby or to eyeline…?

4 feel good products for new Mums…

I'm about to go and get a shower (finally! I stink. Do all new Mums stink? In fact, don't answer that.) while he has snuggle with Maggie and I thought to myself, why not share what products I use with you guys? Because I'm pretty sure this nightly routine of mine keeps me sane. Perhaps… Continue reading 4 feel good products for new Mums…

Balancing Motherhood and markets…

I've only been at this Motherhood business for four weeks and I've just about cracked juggling Maggie in one hand whilst making coffee, brushing my teeth and shaving my legs with the other. It's tough. But once you've found what works for you, it kinda just falls in to place. For example, if you're going… Continue reading Balancing Motherhood and markets…

With new life comes new routine…or not!

My Grandma has always told each and every one of us that when it comes to babies, the best thing you can do is get them in to a routine, especially at night. "Bath, fed, bed!" Yeah, but what if the babies just don't get it? I have been trying my hardest for the past… Continue reading With new life comes new routine…or not!

Welcome Maggie May!

I've been a Mum since I found out I was expecting and the wonderful feeling that came over me at that point is un-describable. So how can I even begin to find the words to capture how I feel now she's actually here? Yes, she is a ...she! I'm sorry it's taken me three weeks… Continue reading Welcome Maggie May!