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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What’s In My PacaPod Richmond Changing Bag

*Disclosure – I received the PacaPod Richmond Changing Bag in exchange for a feature* With only 10 weeks until baby’s due date and a big possibility of going early due to Gestational Diabetes, it’s time to get organised. We’ve bought pretty much everything that we need bar one or two bits that we will buy this weekend, I’ve washed some of the baby clothes and I’ve even made a start on…

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Gestational Diabetes Initial Diagnosis, Thoughts & Feelings

Last Thursday I went along to the local hospital for a GTT test, I wasn’t worried, it’s just a standard procedure with my parents having diabetes. I don’t feel any different in this pregnancy than I did when pregnant with Aria, so I was sure the test would be negative. A few days had passed and I hadn’t heard anything. No news is good news they said so I must…

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26 Weeks and Feeling Good(ish)

I’m now 26 weeks pregnant, 2 weeks away from the third trimester and just 14 weeks away from my due date! Baby girl is now the size of an aubergine. Week 23 saw me start to feel a lot better in myself, and even have the occasional energy burst, I’m hoping that I will stay this way for a little while, or at least until the dreaded third trimester! My…

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Maternity & Nursing Bras by Bravado

2018 sees multi-award winning maternity lingerie brand, Bravado Designs, celebrate their 25th Birthday. The last 25 years have seen them support pregnant and breastfeeding mamas all over the world, and to celebrate they are going right back to where it all started by relaunching their first ever maternity and nursing bra, the Original Nursing Bra*. Bravado asked if I would like to celebrate their birthday with them, and of course I said yes!…

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