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Being a SAHM & Mum guilt

Being a SAHM & Mum guilt

I think every mum has gone through a similar thought process when they have bad days, especially us stay at home mums (SAHM) because we have more time to reflect and think negatively and we have to deal with literally everything our kids throw at us, yes including toys! I’ve written previously my typical day in the life with 2 kids. One day I’ll wake up and feel like Supermum, and other days I won’t even want to get out…

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Learning to love my body after having 2 kids

Learning to love my body after having 2 kids

I’ll admit I’ve never been one of those skinny girls in school and developed quite quickly so stretch marks and cellulite was a thing I gained quite early on (inherited I believe!) :/ But I have always been larger chested which I have always been quite proud of but buying bras has been quite the mission, forget Primark and supermarket brands, definitely buying them from M&S or Debinhams from now on. Before I fell pregnant with Logan I was probably…

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My Mirena Coil (IUS) and Me

My Mirena Coil (IUS) and Me

Life before Mirena and what is it… If you didn’t know what the Mirena coil was, you’d probably be reading this like, “What on earth are you going on about?” and “Who is Mirena…?”. I don’t blame ya, it does sound like a person’s name, but in fact, the Mirena coil is an intrauterine system.  “The Mirena is a small plastic T-shaped contraceptive device that contains the active ingredient levonorgestrel. It is an intrauterine system (IUS) that is inserted into the…

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Baby eczema – The top 3 products we used to help tackle the itch

Baby eczema – The top 3 products we used to help tackle the itch

I never thought I’d have a child with eczema because it’s never been an issue in my family. But then I forgot that skin conditions and things can be passed down from the daddy’s side too, and of course when I ask around Rob’s brothers both had eczema as a baby. I always knew that babies were born with super delicate skin and I anticipated the baby acne, possible cradle cap and flaky dry skin, but I never expected eczema….

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