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Why you need a Flower Crown (and where to get one) 

My girls and I are a bit partial to a flower crown every now and then (okay most days – okay every day – okay we have a massive trunk full of flowercrowns we try on pretending to be fairies on an hourly basis).   I’ve always loved wearing some kind of floral arrangement in…… Continue reading Why you need a Flower Crown (and where to get one) 

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The most terrifying part of parenting – other people’s opinions. 

Your world will change dramatically once you step off the cliff edge in to parenthood, one of the most noticeable and surprising changes you will discover is that EVERYONE you’ve ever known is suddenly an expert in child rearing. It’s really quite extraordinary – people you may have known your entire life will all of…… Continue reading The most terrifying part of parenting – other people’s opinions. 

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How a Himalayan Salt Lamp is making motherhood a little easier. 

After reading about the health and wellbeing benefits of Himalayan Salt Lamps I decided to get one for Husband as a birthday gift (along with an amazon prime subscription so he can watch The Grand Tour – which we now watch with our salt lamp on 😂) and have been so impressed with it that…… Continue reading How a Himalayan Salt Lamp is making motherhood a little easier. 

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Don’t believe the propaganda – birth is awful. And that’s okay. 

I wanted so badly to be an Earth Mother Goddess Woman. The embodiment of feminine power and strength. This woman is in tune with nature, in control of her body and empowered by labour and birth…she isn’t fearful, isn’t unhinged, she almost enjoys giving birth, bringing life in to the world like a divine creative…… Continue reading Don’t believe the propaganda – birth is awful. And that’s okay. 

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Why you should have a maternity photoshoot – even if it makes you cringe. 

I was initially against having a bump photoshoot. My body had changed beyond all recognition, some days I did feel like my inner Earth Goddess was finally manifesting itself in my rounded belly, huge breasts, glossy hair and dewey skin – other days I felt like a refrigerator wrapped in a duvet. The thought of…… Continue reading Why you should have a maternity photoshoot – even if it makes you cringe. 

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Homemade goodies posted through your letterbox – a pregnant woman’s dream! 

I’d been waiting for it for ages – watching and waiting for Biscoff Week before finally placing my first order with BordersBakeShop after weeks of watching their Instagram feed and drooling over all their delicious makes. I did not regret it. A delicious home made batch of goodies delivered straight through your post box, the…… Continue reading Homemade goodies posted through your letterbox – a pregnant woman’s dream!