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BABY BEACH DAY ESSENTIALS


  Pack List   It’s difficult to replicate the comforts of your own home when you’re out with a baby. It was Nova’s first trip to the beach so we had to make a list in advance just to feel prepared. Of course, we wanted to take everything at first; from the high chair to the walker & her whole…

THE NEW MUM


      Establishing   We knew straight away that we wanted Nova to be breastfed, we just didn’t realise how challenging it would be. At the beginning we were so pressured by our mums to give Nova formula that we ended up having to do so on the 3rd day just to settle them down. So forget Nova, we…

WHAT A PAIN IN THE.. | MY LABOUR & DELIVERY


    I’ve always been curious about the process involved in labour/delivery, I just want to know what to generally expect. Every time I raise the question the answer would always be “it’s not as bad as people make it out to be” or “the pain is indescribable” which doesn’t say much at all. Now that I’ve experienced it for…

THIRD TRIMESTER STRETCH


  Third Trimester     The Baby’s Coming    So here’s our current checklist, just a few more things to tick off & we are set! I’m all about checklists & spreadsheets when it comes to organising & it was a good idea for us to form one otherwise it would probably be a whole lot of unnecessary purchases I reckon. …

HAPPIER NEW YEAR 2019


  A New Beginning   Hello 2019! Hope you all have had a great & safe start to the new year. I am so glad 2018 is over lol. Without a doubt, 2018 was a challenging year for me so I was more than happy to put my middle finger up & kick its ass goodbye. Although, 2018 was probably…

SECOND TRIMESTER BOUNCE BACK


  Second Trimester      How I’m   My baby bump wasn’t showing as much at 19 weeks in the photos above. Everyone said that I looked bloated rather than pregnant which always made me feel a little awkward when leaving a restaurant lOl. It was sad to see my flat abs fading away & having to put away all my…