It’s got to be pregnancy related but I love the smell and tart taste of rhubarb at the moment! I can’t remember how I discovered this, but I ordered it from Boots about a month ago and I can’t stop sniffing it! I’m saving it, I’m not sure what for and have indulged in just […]Read more "Friday Obsession – a jolly long soak in the tub with Molton Brown"
Tiny Tickers exists to improve the early detection and care of babies with serious heart conditions – their aim is to give these babies a better start in life Check out their website http://tinytickers.orgRead more "Tiny Tickers"
Being pregnant is not all coffee mornings, knitting booties and day dreaming about what impact your little one will make on the world when they arrive, graduate from medical school and find a cure for cancer! I’ve found the last ‘home’ stretch hard. No one really warned me that lugging this baby round during a […]Read more "My Pregnancy Essentials"
This weekend just gone I have been introduced to the joys that are swollen legs, ankles and feet! Thank you pregnancy! I looked down last night in sheer horror to see my ankles had completely disappeared behind a puffy, squishy layer of fluid! Grim! It was grim! It’s also extremely uncomfortable. Now if this happens […]Read more "Swollen legs, ankles, feet, the third trimester is unbelievably fun!"
I am a huge advocate of getting yourself trained in the basics of first aid. I did my First Aid at Work qualification last year, and while of course I’m more than happy to run to my colleague’s aid when they suffer paper cuts, my main intention behind gaining this qualification, was being empowered and […]Read more "Red Cross First Aid for Baby and Child Course"
Count the Kicks is a UK registered charity that aims to empower mums to be with knowledge and confidence throughout their pregnancy. A baby’s movement indicate its wellbeing and by understanding their baby, mums can be empowered to trust their instincts and ensure the healthy delivery of their baby, but to enjoy your pregnancy. Touch […]Read more "Count the Kicks"
I know you already think I’m nuts! But one of my many many pre baby purchases has been shampoo / body baby wash in preparation for the arrival of my little Glamourpuss in two months time 👪 The subject of what to use on your little ones delicate new skin is a hotly debated subject […]Read more "Starting Them Young – Baby Beauty?!"
So I understand a fear of your husband leaving you because stretch marks have left you looking like a zebra is perfectly normal – phew! I’ve been obsessed since about 12 weeks with slathering on creams, lotions and potions to prevent the dreaded stretch marks. I was lucky enough to treat myself (well who […]Read more "Stretch Marks No No No!"