Felix at 10 Months Old

Screw everything that says nine months in, nine months out. I was pregnant for ten months. I found out I was expecting on 17th January 2018 when I was around two-three weeks pregnant and Felix was born in October. That is ten months. It was a long and brutal ten months and I’ve had another brutal ten months this side …

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Life Just Isn’t Easy Right Now

The last month or so has been hard. We are right in the middle of a mental developent leap for Felix, more teething, sleep regression, seperation anxiety and I feel like we’ve just been waiting for the summer holidays to start so the mornings don’t feel quite so rushed. It’s been really tough. I think it all kind of kicked …

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Boob or Bust & Simple Be

I have always had big boobs. Always. From about the age of ten. It’s been a huge burden, something I’ve been bullied about, teased and sexualised because of from a young age. My bust size has made me self conscious, it’s affected my ability and confidence to breast feed and it’s made bra shopping an absolute nightmare. I have never …

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Being Zero Waste is Hard if you’re Poor

It’s #plasticfreejuly which means lots of people are discussing all of the ways you can be more plastic free and more sustainable and more eco friendly. However, with the growing attitude that we need to do more in this climate crisis I can’t help but feel that it is providing a bit of a toxic attitude between those that can …

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Isle of Wight Holiday 2019

Last week we had our usual summer holiday caravan trip at Thorness Bay holiday park on Isle of Wight. It’s our third time there and we still love it. It was really nice to explore a different part of the island too. We had a day out in Shanklin which is a beautiful seaside place to visit and a day …