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Memory Bear

You only need to glance through my blog to know that I'm absolutely a borderline hoarder. I keep everything that belongs to or was made by Elijah. Keeping his newborn baby clothes just folded up in a box seemed like such a shame, but all the memory blankets started at £65+ which is just waaaay… Continue reading Memory Bear

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Being A Single Mum

Being a Mum is fucking hard. But being a single mum is a different kind of hard. Not harder, but literally a completely different kind of hard. You're solely responsible for your tiny human. You put the food on the table. You make sure they're clothed. You make sure they're healthy. You do the bedtimes,… Continue reading Being A Single Mum

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I’m Not A Young Mum

I know you're probably thinking 'well she kinda is a young mum' but I don't feel like one. I was 19 when I fell pregnant with Elijah, and 20 when I gave birth to him so obviously I was fairly young. But I hate the phrase 'young mum' simply because why would being young make me any different of… Continue reading I’m Not A Young Mum

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Why I’m Glad Elijah Woke Me At 4am

Last night, Elijah and I went up to bed at our usual 10pm (ish) time. He fed to sleep, as normal. He then awakened at 1am, 2.30am and once again at 4am. Sometimes he wakes just for me to give him a quick rub of the belly, others to pop his dummy back in. Most of… Continue reading Why I’m Glad Elijah Woke Me At 4am

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Lumie Cosmetics: Cupcake

Happy post is always exciting, especially when it's the new liquid lipstick you've been eyeing up for the past few weeks. Obviously I was super happy to try out the new fun brand Lumie Cosmetics. They currently offer five shades of liquid to matte lipsticks being Pecan, Cupcake, Maple, Cookie and Brownie. I have a new found love… Continue reading Lumie Cosmetics: Cupcake