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Dear My Darling Big Girl

Dear Evangeline, A very happy 8th birthday to my gorgeous big girl. I am so proud of you. We’ve had a lot of fun this year and now you are just weeks away from being a big sister, a dream you’ve been talking about for a couple of years now. I can’t wait for you to meet your baby brother …

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Raising Awareness for Infantile Colic + Giveaway

Infantile Colic is one of many things that causes parents stress in the first six months. With 1 in 5 babies having infantile colic it really surprised me to learn that 1 in 3 months didn’t actually know what colic was. Infacol, the UKs number one Infantile Colic remedy have teamed up with Cry-sis, a charity dedicated to helping parents …

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A Very Happy Birthday Adam

Welcome to your late twenties! You are constantly teasing me about approaching my 30’s but really you are not that far of yourself…We’ve had a pretty good year really and have done lots of lovely things. This time last year for your birthday we enjoyed a meal together at Pizza Express which was becoming a bit of a tradition however …

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Baby Christenings: Why I Won’t Be A Part of Them

Do you have any Godchildren? I don’t. I’ve never been asked, which is absolutely fine with me because to be honest it’s just going to be an awkward conversation. Most of my mum friends came after children had been had. I’m not really in touch with many people from school, let alone close enough to be considered a Godparent and …

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This Is For Girls, And That Is For Boys

I can’t even begin to tell you how much rage “that’s for girls, that’s for boys” makes me feel. Pretty angry to be honest, especially when it’s said to my daughter. I remember learning about gender stereotypes when I was 14 and it shook me then with so much anger. I was determined that if I ever had children, and …