Latest Posts

  • Weaning: First Food Adventures – preparing to wean again!

    Weaning: First Food Adventures – preparing to wean again!
  • Breastfeeding: Pearl’s story so far…

    Breastfeeding: Pearl’s story so far…
  • Pearl’s Two Month Update

    Pearl’s Two Month Update
  • Review: Chicco Baby Hug 4-in-1

    Review: Chicco Baby Hug 4-in-1

Weaning: First Food Adventures – preparing to wean again!

Post written in paid partnership with Organix As Pearl is nearly three months old, it really won’t be long until we start weaning again – can you believe it?! I’ve made it no secret that weaning was one of the harder parts of parenting. Firstly, I’m a rubbish cook and…

View Post

Breastfeeding: Pearl’s story so far…

As Pearl is now 10 weeks old, it seemed like a poignant time to write this post about our breastfeeding journey. The 10 week marker is significant to us as it’s when I stopped breastfeeding with Violet. It was such an emotional week and a huge turning point in Violet’s early…

View Post

Pearl’s Two Month Update

Little Pearly-Whirl is officially TWO MONTHS OLD! So it’s time for a little update to see how she is getting on! I wrote these updates for Violet so I wanted to keep the same memories for Pearl too. Since Pearl came along I’ve realised how lovely it is to read…

View Post

Review: Chicco Baby Hug 4-in-1

Having two-under-two means anything that makes my life easier is an absolute lifesaver. Before Pearl arrived I knew I’d need to create a safe place for her to sleep and play – away from naughty little toddler fingers and Robbie’s boisterous waggy tail, or I would never get a thing…

View Post

Pearl’s Nursery Wishlist

It’s all systems go in our house to get Pearl’s bedroom ready! She won’t be in her own room until she’s 6 months old, but seeing as she’s nearly two months already, I’m sure it’ll be here before we know it! Especially as decorating her room as been quite slow…

View Post

Violets 18 month update 

18 months seems like quite a big milestone – we don’t have a baby anymore but a proper little person with an even bigger personality! She is just soaking everything up like a sponge, learning and changing every day. In her 18th month she became a big sister and showed…

View Post

Life as a Family of Four – in Photos

The newborn days are like no other. Swept into a vortex of all-consuming love for your new baby with a side serving of sheer exhaustion, worry and difficulties you never expected. Those early days can be so beautiful but so incredibly hard too. The newborn days really do take you…

View Post

Family Travel to Japan: My Questions Answered by the experts!

Post written in paid partnership with InsideJapan If you’ve been following my blog for a while, you’ll know Japan is my absolute dream holiday destination and I’m often dreaming of our ultimate trip of a lifetime, which we will do one day! Although with Pearl’s arrival, family travel seems even…

View Post

Bringing Pearl home with Britax Römer – plus win a DUALFIX i-SIZE car seat!

When it comes to choosing your babies car seat, safety is always the most important factor. Even as a second time Mum, the moment we were discharged from hospital with Pearl felt like the most daunting challenge in the world to keep such a tiny human safe! Like most parents,…

View Post

Weaning: Why our children are vegetarians #NoJunkJourney

Post written in paid partnership with Organix I’ve shared a huge amount of our weaning journey with Violet on the blog, but I’ve not ever talked about our decision to raise our children as vegetarians, so I thought I’d chat about this today. This isn’t just about not eating meat…

View Post

Instagram

4   143
9   136
5   153
62   338
8   120
14   224
18   206
17   335
4   164
30   366
17   413
4   240
32   483
36   380
24   285
11   327
9   272
12   280
39   700
37   404