GIVING BIRTH: THE HOSPITAL BAG CHECKLIST

I spent as much time as I could circumventing my duties when it came to packing my hospital bag as I was a little unsure of where to start. As this is our first baby, I had the overarching belief I would fail to pack something extremely important and then receive a look of disdain…

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DRESS YOUR BUMP WITH LOVE: A FEW ESSENTIALS

A growing bump means that it didn’t take long for most of my pre-bump clothes to no longer fit and are currently tucked away somewhere at the back of my wardrobe. It was approximately at the 25 week mark that I invested in maternity specific clothing after realising that my pre-bump wardrobe only had that much stretch and…

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THE MOTHER BOX: PREGNANCY + BIRTH KIT

What happens when a talented midwife & doula with over 25 years combined experience get together? A-mazing things are created, like this pregnancy + birth box which has everything me and the growing bump need. The Mother Box is an all in one essentials go to kit for mums-to-be, put together by two women who have decades…

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FREQUENT FLYER TIPS WHEN PREGNANT

I was flying into Ibiza over the weekend and was sitting on the plane trying to calculate the amount of frequent flyer miles I had accumulated since I became pregnant. So far, whilst pregnant with this little bub, I’ve traveled to some amazing cities out of London; from Sydney, Queensland, Barcelona, Paris, Munich, Sibiu to Ibiza. If…

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ORGANIC AND ‘FREE FROM’ CHEMICALS BABY SKINCARE

A while back I watched a documentary called The Human Experiment which highlighted the amount of chemicals, parabens and synthetic ingredients found in everyday products. While this was not a surprise to me initially, as most of us know that we are exposed to toxins on a daily basis, the alarming thing was the detrimental side…

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WHY I LOVE THE ANYA BABY BAG BY BABYMEL

After looking around for what seemed like an eternity for a stylish and practical baby bag , I stumbled across the new SS17 baby changing bag range from Babymel. The Anya style in particular caught my eye as it looked like an actual everyday bag I would wear, it was so sleek my husband couldn’t…

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