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May 2016

Natures Purest Pure Love Moses Basket

Natures Purest is probably my favourite shop. I love everything in it. In fact it’s a standing joke with my other half that a trip to York wouldn’t be complete without a visit. Everything in there is truly beautiful, and we have more than a few of their lovely products. The Pure Love Moses Basket…

The Mother In Law

There is something about the giving and taking of advice as a mum that means for some it’s almost impossible to get it right. There is nothing I love more than sitting with a group of other mums, whose babies or children are at similar stages to mine and swapping ideas. Whether it’s the best…

Poo!

There is nothing that takes up more of the conversation between new mums (and indeed dads) than poo. If you would have told me prior to child number one how obsessed I would become with the subject I would have probably laughed and told you not to be so ridiculous. How much, what colour, which…

Ewan The Dream Sheep

How I lived without Ewan with child number one I will never know! In fact I would go so far as to say if you only buy one baby product, then this really should be it! It was recommended to me by a friend in the very early days with child number two. And it’s…

To Dummy Or Not To Dummy

To dummy or not to dummy? That is the question. Child number one came around the time I had a delightful eleven year old thumb sucker in my English class. She was a wonderful intelligent girl, but I have to admit the amount of slobber she covered my books with filled me with dread. I…

From One To Two

Becoming a mummy for the first time was a whirlwind experience. In hindsight I didn’t have a clue, and how we both survived those early days and weeks continues to surprise me. In fact even now there are days when I wonder how we get through, number one blazes the trail, tests the boundaries and…