Surviving Back to School with a Newborn {AD}

*Disclosure – This post is sponsored as part of my role as a Very Ambassador* At the end of August not only did I celebrate welcoming Carrie into our family and making it through the hottest Summer ever (only slightly exaggerating) while heavily pregnant, I also celebrated the fact that we had survived the Summer holidays. I love my darling daughter Aria to bits, but six weeks with no nursery…

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Top Tips For Washing Your Toddler’s Hair & Creating an Enjoyable Bathtime

*Disclosure – This post is sponsored as part of my role as a Johnson’s Ambassador* I’ve mentioned our struggles with bathing Aria many a time before now, she has never been very confident in water and I am the first to own up and admit that we haven’t helped the situation. Rather than persevering and continuing with regular bath times, we would often opt to avoid the meltdown and skip…

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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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Today’s The Day The Puppy Dog Pals Had Their Picnic

To celebrate the launch of new Disney Junior show, Puppy Dog Pals, the Disney Store kindly sent us some of their Puppy Dog Pals merchandise*. Aria and I decided that we would treat Rolly and Bingo to a picnic, they deserve it after all their hard work secretly saving the world! Unfortunately the weather wasn’t on our side, so we resorted to an indoor picnic, but we still had lots of…

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Building Up Her Confidence in Water with Puddle Ducks

I’ve mentioned a few times previously that Aria really isn’t a fan of water. Spencer and I will hold our hands up and admit that it is entirely our fault. We rarely take her swimming and we would put off bath time as we knew it would be hell. We’ve decided that enough is enough and it really is time to do something about it and get her over her…

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