We’ve just got back from a fantastic midweek break to Center Parcs, Longleat. I’ve been before a couple of times, but it was lovely going with Molly! My family also came along, but we stayed in separate lodges. It was great to go somewhere where you can literally feel stress and tension just melt away… Read More Travelling & Holidays With A Toddler
If there’s one thing that keeps a toddler happy, it’s snacks! It also keeps us mums happy too as we know a quick snack will give us a 5 min coffee break (5 mins may be too ambitious). Toddlers have small stomachs, but increasing appetites, so they have a tendency to graze. I try to… Read More Toddler Snack Ideas!
Whenever a baby/toddler is a bit grizzly or under the weather, you’re likely to hear mums say, “must be their teeth”. I think it must be the most commonly used phrase by us mums – everything seems to come down to teething. It can feel like they’re just constantly teething! I suppose they are though,… Read More Teething Toddler – A Whole New Ball Game!
This vegetable curry recipe isn’t just for little ones, but it’s made with little ones in mind! It’s mild with no added salt, but packed full of nutrients and flavour. I find that Molly enjoys curry more than any other food as it’s got more interesting flavours. If you’re giving this to a baby under… Read More Vegetable Curry For Little Ones
Don’t get me wrong, I love social media. It’s what I use for work, and it can be a fantastic platform to boost small businesses who may struggle to reach larger audiences with minimal budgets. It’s also a great place to communicate with others, especially for us mums who may be stuck indoors with the… Read More The Danger Of Relying On Social Media For Social Interaction
We’re still battling this horrible, cold weather in the UK and it’s doing nothing for my skin! I’ve heard a lot of people complain about the effects of the weather on their skin. It’s so drying. There’s a big misconception around problem skin and oil. Most people believe that putting more oil on to the… Read More My Current Favourite Skincare Products
I’m not having another quite yet – I want to be able to enjoy Molly at this age and focus on her rather than spending my days with my head down the toilet. Morning sickness is brutal!!! There will come a point in which I will feel ready for another and when that time comes… Read More What I’ll Be Doing Differently Next Time I Give Birth
Exercise When I fell pregnant with Molly, I made a conscious effort to remain as healthy as possible. I’m going to be completely honest – I was concerned about the weight I was going to gain and how my body would change. I decided to try and do a little bit of exercise every day… Read More Diet, Exercise & Mental Well-being During Pregnancy
I thought I’d share this Baby Led Weaning recipe with you as it was such a hit with Molly! Obviously Molly is a toddler now, but I still cook similar things that I did when she was younger. That’s the great thing about Baby Led Weaning – the food can be enjoyed by the whole… Read More Baby Led Weaning – Mini Cheesy Courgette & Pepper ‘Quiches’
You might have been trying to conceive for ages or perhaps it was a complete shock. The circumstances in which you fall pregnant can obviously effect how you feel about the pregnancy. However, sometimes the emotions you experience can completely take you by surprise. Hormones have such a massive impact on mood, and during early… Read More Early Pregnancy – It’s OK To Not Feel Happy