Recipes

Reduced sugar, dairy-free banana & almond bread!

So, being dairy-free isn’t fun! I love cheese and it’s been hard to part with my dear friend, cheddar! I’ve only cut out dairy due to it not agreeing with my bubba (I’m breastfeeding). I’ve been trying to find alternative snacks to eat as everything seems to contain dairy! Therefore, I thought I’d make my own. I love baking, although…

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Recipes

Healthy spaghetti & salmon recipe

Healthy doesn’t have to mean salads and kale (although I do like salad and kale). Sometimes it’s easy to get bored when eating healthily, but this shouldn’t be the case. Most diets are incredibly restrictive which kind of sets you up for failure before even starting. I know if someone says I can’t have something, I want it even more!…

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Parenting

Best skincare products for babies

Newborn babies have incredibly delicate skin and it’s important to remember that most products out there contain a lot of chemicals which can cause irritation. It’s important not to over-wash babies skin as they naturally have very clean skin which doesn’t require being washed every single day. Frequent bathing and temperature changes can in itself cause irritation so it’s best…

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Recipes

Super easy low-fat lemon chicken recipe

Having a newborn baby is extremely tiring, especially if your little monkey doesn’t like to be put down! Any spare time you have is usually spent combing sick out of your hair, finally getting round to brushing your teeth and making that all important cup of coffee! Therefore, cooking dinner can prove quite a challenge. That’s why I love my slow cooker.…

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Parenting

Birth story

Wow – I cannot believe I actually gave birth to a little human being! It was a lot harder than I thought it would be… On Friday the 20th January I started to get early labour pains. I would describe them as severe menstrual cramps, but not ones you could sleep through!This was triggered by a delightful ‘stretch and sweep’…

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Other

Bluebird Tea!

If you’re also a massive fan of tea you must try Bluebird! This is not a sponsored post, I’m just sharing my personal recommendation with you! I came across Bluebird tea last year, they’re a wonderful British company with a passion for creating beautiful blends of tea. They have stores in Brighton, Bristol and Tunbridge Wells. However, they also sell…

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Parenting

Hospital Bag Checklist!

It’s that exciting time where you can get packed and prepared for the big day! Most women are advised to start thinking about packing their bag in the beginning of their third trimester.  This gives you enough time to buy bits and pieces each week. OR, you can go totally crazy and buy everything all at once – there’s nothing…

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Parenting

Hello!

  Welcome to my blog! It’s great to finally get my blog up and running, it’s taken a long time for me to get here. I’ve had a couple of foodie blogs before, but I finally decided to take the plunge and launch a blog with my own domain – exciting! As you can probably gather from the various photos…

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