Skincare

My Current Favourite Skincare Products

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 skin will create more blemishes…

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Pregnancy & Labour

Early Pregnancy – It’s OK To Not Feel Happy

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 pregnancy you have these sudden…

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Recipes

Slow Cooker Sticky Coconut & Vegetable Rice

Another slow-cooked delight for you to try!! This actually happened by accident – I just threw a load of random ingredients together and it surprisingly worked! We didn’t have much left in the cupboards due to the lack of food in the supermarkets (thanks to the snow). However, I’m thrilled with this recipe and I’ll be cooking it on a…

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Parenting

Mother’s Day Gifts – Prestige Flowers

I can’t believe it’s been almost a year since my first ever Mother’s Day. It was so lovely to receive a card from Molly, even though I know she is completely oblivious to the fact she’s given me a card! I’ve always loved Mother’s Day, as my mum has always been such an amazing role model, parent and best friend.…

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Pregnancy & Labour

How To Prepare For Labour – The Modern Midwife

Labour Tips

Every Sunday I will be sharing personal stories, advice, tips and general chit chat about pregnancy, labour and birth. I’m actually starting off with some tips on how to prepare for labour. It’s always best to be well prepared and to start thinking about these things right from the beginning of pregnancy. I’m somebody who has to be prepared and…

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Parenting

Things To Do When You’re Stuck Indoors

The recent snowfall in the UK has meant that many mums have been stuck indoors at home with little ones. Cabin fever really kicks in after the novelty of the snow melts away… Especially if you have a baby or toddler under 2. You’re very limited as it’s difficult to take little ones out if it’s very slippery or extremely…

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