Your Go-To Gift Guide for Your Friend Who’s Just Had A Baby

Buying a gift for any occassion can be difficult at the best of times, especially when you have a friend or a relative who’s just had a baby and you’re feeling near-enough clueless of what to buy that they haven’t already received or bought themselves. Let’s admit, we all strive to buy the perfect present, […]

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Just George (December 2017)

Christmas is over, and overall I think George had a lovely week or so. Christmas was a little bit more of a thing for him this year, being old enough to be able to pull apart the wrapping paper. Of course, he still doesn’t really get what is going on – i.e. why on earth […]

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Planning On Breastfeeding? Here Are 8 Must-Knows To Help.

When I made the decision to breastfeed George, I knew very little about what was ahead of me. I had no idea how to do it (luckily the midwives give a whole lot of support, guidance and encouragement on that when baby is born), but also I had no idea how to deal with the […]

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Five Things I Learnt In 2017

1. I can do anything if I really, really want it. I remember when I first had George – it was one week before I was due to go back to uni to complete my final year – and I was thinking: how ON EARTH am I going to manage this? How am I going […]

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My 7 Goals For 2018

2017 is drawing to a close, and it’s that time of year where I like to list a handful of goals to aim for in the new year. I’m really looking forward to the new year, as I know there are exciting things ahead of me, but mostly because I’ve learned that I’m allowed to […]

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3 Ways That Helped Us To Get George To Finally Sleep Through The Night

Note: despite this feature image being of George as a gorgeous, sleepy newborn, this post is aimed at babies approx 6m+. For a long time in the first year of George’s life, I really struggled with – not only getting him to sleep without the dependence on my breast or his bottle – getting George […]

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My Winter To Do List

As a result of a scroll through Poppy Deyes’s latest blog posts, I have been inspired by her seasonal “To Do” lists. For as long as I can remember I have been a very keen list maker, and I have a list for almost every area in my life. I even start my day by […]

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