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First family holiday

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I’ve spent the last week in Portugal with Sam and Dougie, our first family holiday. It was such a lovely week, although holidaying with a baby does not lend itself to a chilled, .

All the little things: March

Daily life Lifestyle

I can’t quite believe we’re already coming to the end of March already?! Although I’m excited because it means our family holiday to Portugal is fast approaching, but much less excited .

Etsy Haul

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While I love shopping of any kind, Etsy is one of my favourite places to search when I’m looking for anything cute, unique, decorative or for a gift. I spend far too much money on .

Getting to know me – 28 facts

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I’ve been blogging for a couple of years now, but it’s only recently I’ve made a real push to become more active and engage with others, especially on social media. I .

Bucket list

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I love having goals to work towards; I’m always infinitely more motivated if I have something specific that I want to achieve, and so I’ve put together a bucket list of .

Where I live

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I was given a copy of Dana Fox’s 365 Blog Topic Ideas for Christmas – it’s pretty much as it sounds, there is a different idea for a blog post on every page. As I’m currently getting .

Interview: Bonnie Pop Makes

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Beautiful fabrics, fun patterns and handmade pieces, Bonnie Pop Makes is a small business run by Kayleigh, who makes baby clothes, bunting, bags and bibs. Dressing my baby up in new .

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

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Last night I was lucky enough to be able to go and see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them before it was released. I’m a big fan of the Harry Potter books, but was never .

Nursery tour

Daily life Lifestyle Parenting

Planning the nursery was one of the most exciting parts of pregnancy, I had a whale of a time putting together a board on my Pinterest, and Sam and I had really similar ideas of what we .

All the little things: August days

Daily life Lifestyle

Happy September! I can’t believe it’s September. Due date is literally just a few days away, and I’m so ready to have this baby. I know it’s a few days late, but I wanted to keep up .


Daily life Lifestyle

I wanted to spend the Bank Holiday doing something with Sam, as these are our last few days before the baby arrives (eeek!) so yesterday morning we headed to Brighton. The weather was .