Yesterday was my lovely cousin (in-law)'s baby shower! The only difference was that the beautiful baby Oliva Rose had already made her grand entrance to the world last week! She couldn't wait another 4 weeks to meet us all and surprise us with her presence! So the Baby Shower become more of a 'Welcome to the … Continue reading Baby Shower Fun
Ok, so today Evelyn and a I set off on an adventure. Only to Nottingham but when travelling with a baby it's a pretty big deal! What to pack? Which train to get? How much luggage can I carry? Are there steps at the station? Will there be anyone to help me? I am a … Continue reading Travelling with Baby
Yesterday we went to our usual Monday baby group to get weighed and chat to the health visitor. As Evelyn is approaching 8 months we were advised to start expanding her dinner time meals to pretty much what we are eating. My mum friend, Laura, and I went away for our usual Monday coffee and … Continue reading Yummy In my Tummy!
So, I woke up this morning to the most wonderful message from a fellow blogger who had nominated me for the Liebster Award!! How amazing! The award is there to help new blogs spread their message! It helps to create a community of fellow newbies! As a new blogger, gaining an audience on a wider … Continue reading Liebster Award!!
Teacher mode! I recently wrote a post on the importance of reading from a young age, For the Love of Reading. Books are massively important to me and I hope that they will be to Evelyn too. I will make sure she knows which were my favourite, which my mum read to me and which … Continue reading Top 10 Books to Read to Young Children
Pregnancy, noun - the state, condition or quality of being with offspring. Period of time between conception and delivery. If only it was that simple. If only it was that uncomplicated! Pregnancy brings about a whole new set of emotions, fears, excitements, dreams, worries and plans. I strongly believe that your body and brain needs … Continue reading My Pregnancy Story
Haven't done a post like this in a while! The weather is going to be warm today but not forecast sun! So, we are bringing the sunshine with out lemony yellow outfit!! The dress was an Easter present from Evelyn's Auntie Julie and is from mothercare. The socks are from Next (finally found some that … Continue reading What we are wearing today!!
So, Evelyn is 7 months old and I am still holding on to more pounds than I care to admit. I have always gained weight quite easily and during pregnancy this was no exception!! I loved my bump more than anything and really enjoyed the glow and feel of pregnancy... I want to be frank … Continue reading Loosing Baby Fat!
With every new day I can guarantee that every new mother questions herself. Questions the decisions she makes and the route she takes in raising her little bundle. I am one of these mothers. I doubt myself daily but in the end go with my gut. You have to, you have to be strong and … Continue reading Marvelous Mothers
Dear Evelyn, May 2015 - Spring has sprung! I cannot believe it has been half a year since you were born.It seems like a lifetime ago but it also feels like you have grown so quickly. This month you have made me smile and laugh loads! Your personality is blooming! You are: scared of the … Continue reading Happy 6 Months!