Stress and Pregnancy- Don’t get them Muddled Up

Stress and Pregnancy- Don’t get them Muddled Up

You might know what it’s like when those hormones start rushing in, you could cry at the most insignificant things and sickness becomes …
Green Eyed Toddler – GET

Green Eyed Toddler – GET

Have you seen the Green Eyed Toddler recently?  AKA GET, he can be a feisty little monkey when he wants to be, and strong …
My Mum’s A Bit Mental…..

My Mum’s A Bit Mental…..

OK, I know that’s not the most politically correct blog title in the world but when your 9 years old, that’s the only …
It’s Time I Changed……

It’s Time I Changed……

My life has changed such a lot in the last 5 years, but I’m not ever so sure that I have changed with it. …
Dear Friend…….

Dear Friend…….

I’m sorry I didn’t tell you we were going to try for another baby.  I get that this hurt you, but to …
From Granny’s Kitchen – Spelt and Potato Bread

From Granny’s Kitchen – Spelt and Potato Bread

I’ve not always enjoyed cooking.  In fact at some points in my life I have positively avoided it.   One of the people who …
15 Tips for Coping with a New Baby

15 Tips for Coping with a New Baby

1. Sleep.  Get it when you can, it’s now a precious commodity.  If baby takes a nap, you can too.  Ignore those emails, leave …
Have You Thought About Baby Signing?

Have You Thought About Baby Signing?

I started a ‘Sing and Sign’ class with my Daughter when she was about 6 months old.  I hadn’t really heard a lot about …
Daddy’s Girl

Daddy’s Girl

Our little Princess is definitely a Daddy’s girl.  She follows him round like a lost puppy as fast as her little legs will …
My Son, his Dad and his Mental Health

My Son, his Dad and his Mental Health

I asked my partner to leave when my Son was 18 months old.  It was a scary time for everyone.  I was quite young, and …
Suffering With Pelvic Girdle Pain While Pregnant

Suffering With Pelvic Girdle Pain While Pregnant

I first experienced pelvic girdle pain in the 3rd trimester of my second pregnancy.  If you’ve experienced it I know you’ll get …
Tomato and Bean Soup Recipe

Tomato and Bean Soup Recipe

This Tomato and Bean Soup Recipe was inspired when I flicked through March’s addition of Psychologies Magazine. The first thing that jumped out …
Teenagers: It’s all a mystery to me!

Teenagers: It’s all a mystery to me!

  Do you get teenagers?  I’ve got to be honest, I really struggle.  Since the hormone fairy came along and took away my …
Childbirth: My Second Labour

Childbirth: My Second Labour

If you’ve read ‘Childbirth: The First Labour’, you’ll see I left a bit of a gap between my first and second child.  …
Childbirth: My Second Labour Experience

Childbirth: My Second Labour Experience

If you’ve read Childbirth: The First Labour Experience, you’ll see I left a bit of a gap between my first and second …
Childbirth: My First Labour Experience

Childbirth: My First Labour Experience

Now that I’m in my third pregnancy, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about the birth of my son and daughter.  …
Spinach and Lentil Soup Recipe

Spinach and Lentil Soup Recipe

This spinach and lentil soup recipe has fast become a favourite in our house.  I’m a home cook, who tries to balance a …
Wheat Free Chocolate Spelt Bread Recipe

Wheat Free Chocolate Spelt Bread Recipe

Chocolate spelt bread could be just what you are looking for if your looking for a wheat free spelt bread recipe.  This is definitely …

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