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colic awareness month

The reality of having a baby with colic

I’ve written before about the challenges we faced with our first-born during her first four months. Her excessive crying seemed never-ending and the quest to get a moment’s peace and quiet or a couple of hours’ kip became all-consuming.…

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The perfect new baby gift with Prezzybox

It can be tricky knowing what to buy as a gift for a new baby. You want your present to be practical, yet you also want to give a gift that will be remembered and perhaps kept as a…

June: New beginnings, a beach break and farewell nursery

June has been such a busy month for us – as you’ve probably noticed from the lack of blogging! But it’s also been full of adventure and excitement as we finally moved into our new house last week –…

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The first pregnancy Vs. the second pregnancy

We’re now approaching 30 weeks in pregnancy number two and I’m already understanding why, as a second child myself, there are barely any baby photos of me.Β They say that we’re all born equal, but they lie. Second children just…

gender reveal

Gender reveal! Our second baby…

I previously questioned whether we should wait until the birth of our future arrival to find out the gender. We found outΒ with Taylor early on at a private scan around 11 weeks, and I wondered whether we should experience…

finding the perfect baby gift

Finding the perfect baby gift with Mamas & Papas

When it comes to buying gifts for a baby, it’s definitely a case of you’ve got to have one to know one! Unless of course you’ve been surrounded by babies of friends and family for a number of years…

'oh sh*t' moments of new parents

‘Oh, sh*t…’ parenting moments in year one

It’s almost one year since I gave birth to Taylor. That’s 12 whole months of being on this life-changing, mostly wonderful, other times knackering, but always fulfilling journey of motherhood. And what a journey it’s been! It seems an…