My Feeding Hopes for Baby Number Two

Those of you who have followed me for a while may remember that I tried, and failed, to breastfeed my first child, Aria. I put a lot of pressure on myself to breastfeed, so much pressure, but she just wouldn’t do it. She would get all warm and cosy and fall asleep on my breast. She lost so much weight, 12.3% of her body weight to be exact. She was…

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Afternoon Tea at Marco Pierre White Restaurant, Hotel Indigo Cardiff

*Disclosure – We were invited along for complimentary afternoon tea and drinks, as usual, all opinions are my own.* You may click on this link and think, hang on, doesn’t she have gestational diabetes? Why the hell is she going out for afternoon tea? Well, you would be right to think that! Afternoon tea right now would be torturous with carbs and cake being pretty much no go areas. I’m…

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Back to School Giveaway with Stikets

*Disclosure – This is a sponsored post* I can’t believe that we’re one week into the Summer holidays already, September and the back to school panic will be here before we know it. As a result, I’ve teamed up with Stikets to help you get organised and offer up the chance for one of my readers to win their very own pack of custom labels! The pack comes with everything…

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Our Family Maternity Photoshoot

I’ve dreamt up many scenarios for a beautiful maternity photoshoot, I had visions of me wearing a floral crown and a long, white flowing dress while prancing around in a meadow at Sunset. I had visions of beautifully posed photos taken in a photography studio with props a plenty. When the time came around I decided that, actually, this was not what I wanted at all. Although these images would…

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My Laundry Gems – Tackling The Highs and The Lows with Persil Powergems

*Disclosure – This is a sponsored post* I am constantly drowning in laundry. My washing basket is ridiculously big, especially when you consider that there are just three of us, one of whom wears teeny tiny clothes. Yet, that ridiculously big washing basket is always overflowing. It’s pretty much always a high, never a low. The Summer months and the ability to dry the washing on the line see me…

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