10 Things I’m Loving This Month

Back in DecemberΒ (remember then? Like, waaaaay before Christmas?) I promised a monthly 'list' of what I was spending our hard-earned money on, that would make any recommendations of things that I thought worthwhile for families (and mummies/daddies too, just because)...Well, Christmas happened and this month has been a tight one (as I'm sure it is …

To nest or to rest?

So this morning I received my weekly pregnancy update email (37 weeks, wahoo) from BabyCentre (other apps are available...), and the first point it made was to make sure you get some rest - "you'll appreciate it after the birth" it said. OK, thanks for that... It is 9am as I am writing this; the …

A list of 10 things that are not unreasonable in the slightest…by Lyla, aged 23 months

Mummy says that all of these things have happened in one day, I'm not sure I believe her though as I'm an angel really... 1. Wanting to carry 3 muslins at a time, plus Mr. Snuffles, bunny and dog (original names, I know), without letting mummy help. And then getting annoyed when I don't have …

Belief in the bump…

Isn't it funny how being pregnant can give you more confidence than when in your 'normal' skin? It must be the fact that you know people can see that you're carrying a baby and therefore there's a reason for the ginormous belly, and the waddle, and the dark circles around the eyes (I unfortunately fail …