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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Parenting

What’s In My Changing Bag – The Essentials

A changing bag is something you grow very fond of as a parent – you CANNOT leave the house without it. However, you probably will/have left that bag of essential goods at home at some point. Of course, that will also be the day your baby decides to have a super colossal nappy explosion. He/she will probably be teething too…

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Cornwall

Molly’s Birthday Tea Party at The Duchy of Cornwall Cafe

Today we celebrated Molly’s first birthday! It’s mind-blowing to think that it’s been a whole year since she entered our lives. It’s been the best year of my life – challenging at times, but beautiful nonetheless. I can’t imagine my life without little Molly. Even just writing this makes my heart feel full of love and pride, I know that…

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Tiny Toes Healthy Glows Midweek Meals

Healthy Pitta Bread Pizzas

Ingredients Wholemeal Pittas Sliced Peppers Sliced Tomatoes Sliced Avocado Dried Mixed Herbs or Parsley 1 Carton Chopped Tomatoes 1 Tsp Olive Oil Grated Cheese Method Pre-heat oven to 180 Add the carton of chopped toms to a pan with 1tsp olive oil. Boil for 5 mins. Then blend the tomatoes with a hand blender or in a food processor. Return…

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Tiny Toes Healthy Glows Midweek Meals

No Pastry Quiche

Ingredients: 6 Free Range Eggs 200ml milk (I use oatly) 1/2 Red pepper, finely chopped 1/2 courgette, grated 1/2 brocoli, cooked and finely chopped (optional, but very tasty) 2 Tomatoes, thinly sliced 30-40g cheddar Method: Pre-heat oven to 180. Whisk the eggs and milk together in a large bowl with a pinch of pepper. Add the pepper, courgette and broccoli…

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Uncategorized

My Essential Skincare & Make-up Products

I’m quite fussy when it comes to make-up and skincare, as my skin tends to be dry and sensitive. However, once I’ve found a product I love then I’ll use it every single day until I’m bored of it. I do that with food too – I’ll eat something again and again until I’m sick of the sight of it!…

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Parenting

What A Whirlwind It’s Been

I’ve made it through my first year of motherhood, but not unscaved. Dark circles, bad back, headaches, fatigue – you name it, I’ve probably got it! The sleepless nights are brutal, especially to begin with. I remember thinking to myself, I can’t  physically keep waking up every hour. Those early days all merged together in to one big blur. ‘Baby…

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