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Single Mum Realities, a long moan

I’ve been feeling pretty shitty lately, no idea why (I know full well why - a big fat FUCK YOU to Mother Nature you old rag). Being a single mum is bloody great and I’m so empowered and strong and blah blah blaaaaah. It’s nice I feel that way sometimes, and it’s really bloody fantastic… Continue reading Single Mum Realities, a long moan

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‘But what do you actually do with Zoflora?’

'But what do you actually do with Zoflora?' is something I get quite often. It's pretty common knowledge if you know me at all that I'm a self confessed Zoflora hoarder/addict. Like it's almost a bit weird how obsessed I am with a cleaning product but hey, ho, a gal's gotta have something to be… Continue reading ‘But what do you actually do with Zoflora?’

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My Labour Story

It just occurred to me that I never blogged my labour and birthing story, even though I was actually asked to It's quite long.. 4 days in fact.. but if you stick around - thanks! Just a little warning.. it might get a little bit TMI - read on at your own wish you've been… Continue reading My Labour Story

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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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The Fourth Trimester

So, you've got your gross first trimester which is 12 weeks of morning sickness, exausting fatigue and hot flushes. Then along comes the blissful 'honeymoon' second trimester where you're probably glowing brighter than the Eiffel Tower and you're feeling bloody fabulous. And then there's the most uncomfortable 12 weeks of waddling around waiting impatiently for… Continue reading The Fourth Trimester

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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

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2 days to go

I'm two days away from my due date. That's like 99% through pregnancy. 40 weeks of pregnancy. I'm very heavy and very pregnant. The past four weeks have taught me a lot about patience, and how little of it I have. The amount of times I've heard 'he's not ready yet' and 'he'll come when he… Continue reading 2 days to go