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  • Life is Peachy: Self care, Waffles and my biggest parenting challenge yet!

    Life is Peachy: Self care, Waffles and my biggest parenting challenge yet!
  • Planning Christmas presents for two under two!

    Planning Christmas presents for two under two!
  • Review: Baby Clementoni Interactive Ride On Unicorn

    Review: Baby Clementoni Interactive Ride On Unicorn
  • Pearl’s Three Month Update

    Pearl’s Three Month Update

Simple Halloween and Bonfire Night Recipes to make with kids

Post written in paid partnership with ASDA Brighton Hollingbury Boo! 👻 I’m so excited that it’s nearly Halloween! I just love this time of year with Halloween, Bonfire Night, my birthday (the 14th Nov… just in case you wondered) and then Christmas! With the cold, crisp weather, the dark nights…

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Planning a dream family holiday to Japan

If you’ve followed my blog for a while, you know I’m always planning my dream holidays. I live permanently with my head in the clouds as travel is one of my biggest passions (in fact I used to be a travel agent and cabin crew, back in the day!) Our…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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