My New Skincare Regime

| Health & Beauty

Seen as I have now turned 30, I thought it is about time I started to look at my skincare regime. I can hardly complain when I become wrinkly, if I haven’t made any effort to maintain my skins natural elasticity. I have always been very lazy when it comes to face care, my face […] Read more…

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Chocolate Easter Cake Recipe

| Food & Drink

Chocolate Easter Cake

Lucas went for a settling in session at his childminders yesterday so I used the time to myself to bake us an Easter cake. I frosted it once he got home though so that is a bit roughly done as he was trying to climb up my leg whilst I was doing it x Chocolate Easter […] Read more…

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Detox With Teatox

| Competitions, Food & Drink, Review

I’ve recently been drinking SlimKitten Teatox tea*, I have a morning tea every day and a night time tea every other night before bed. NutriPlan gifted me 4 weeks worth to see what I think. They supply it in their gold plan, NutriPlan have a bronze, silver and gold plan containing various anti-oxidants, vitamins and superfoods in supplements, shakes […] Read more…

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Making A Wedding Planner File

| Projects

I made a wedding planner file for my friend whose engagement party we went to at the weekend, it was the first function D and I have been to together without Lucas since he was born. My parents babysat for us, it was lovely being out together without having Lucas distracting us. I couldn’t manage […] Read more…

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Essentials For The First Months Of Breastfeeding

| Family

As I am thinking of stopping breastfeeding, I have been thinking of the items I couldn’t have done without for the first few months x The Breastfeeding Butterfly from Faye & Lou is great, especially when I wasn’t as confident. It is perfect for covering me up as well as stopping Lucas from getting distracted.  Nursing bras, I […] Read more…

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Falling Out Of Love With Breastfeeding

| Family

This past couple of weeks I feel like I have been questioning myself a lot, about whether to return to work and when should I stop breastfeeding I had decided that once I returned to work, breastfeeding would gradually stop. I know legally work would have had to let me have time to express milk if I wanted […] Read more…

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What Lucas Wore #20 – Manchester United

| Fashion

Lucas got the third Manchester United kit for Christmas from his Godfather. He wore it on holiday but other than that it has obviously been too cold to be wearing shorts and t shirt so I have combined the top with navy jeans and a navy long sleeved body to get more wear out of it. The body […] Read more…

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Geronimo Festival Family Ticket Giveaway

| Competitions

It doesn’t matter if you’re two or 12, there is something for everyone at Geronimo Festival . Whether your kids are adrenaline junkies or craft-mad, animal enthusiasts or music lovers, the North’s biggest family festival boasts a jam-packed line up of live shows and amazing experiences for the whole family to enjoy. Back on the […] Read more…

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WoolOver Review

| Fashion, Review

Wool Overs is a UK company that started in 1989 and now have over 160 styles of knitwear in 180 different colours and combinations.   I was recently sent a woolover shrug and poncho to try out. I chose it as it looked so versatile and an easy top to throw over anything without looking out […] Read more…

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Deciding Whether To Return To Work

| Family

This past week I have been seriously lacking motivation with blogging. I write my posts when I go to bed as I don’t like spending the day on my iPad when it is just Lucas and I. When it has come to bed time, I’ve been too tired or just couldn’t be bothered going on […] Read more…

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