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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

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Crafty Christmas

I told myself, I wouldn't be 'that' mum. The mum who is always doing something with or for their child. That one who is forever posting picture after picture or their baby as if they'd never get another chance to ever again. Turns out, I am. I'm not even ashamed of that, I love my little… Continue reading Crafty Christmas

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my nursery inspiration

Being 4 days overdue now, I'm getting quite bored and am very limited to what I can do. I can barely walk to the shop and back without having crippling back pains so I've been stuck inside for quite a while. One thing I've been doing a lot of is searching Pinterest for baby boy… Continue reading my nursery inspiration