I was watching Loose Women (a UK day time TV show) on bank holiday Monday, and there was a topic about shouting at children, is it worse or the same as smacking? In my opinion it all depends on the situation. My child is coming up to two years old, and he has been extremely... Continue Reading →
After giving birth I had what they call “baby blues”, I literally cried every single day for two weeks straight, and over the smallest and silliest things. I was truly an emotional wreck, I felt like I didn’t know what I was doing, and that I wasn’t being the best mum I could be. But... Continue Reading →
Baby brain, pregnancy brain, or momnesia, whatever you want to call it, it impacts many of us women who have had children. It can impact our work life and personal life, and worst of all it may affect us far beyond pregnancy....
This really is the Best Ever Vegan Brownies Recipe! Fudgy, gooey, perfect squares of chocolate that cut easily and are easy to make. You’ll never buy a boxed brownie mix again! In the last two days, I’ve made three batches of vegan brownies. That’s right, three. A few weeks ago, I tried some other recipes […]... Continue Reading →
I think I’m mother to the fussiest eater in the world. My toddler (nearly 2 years old), seems to hate the majority of what I put in front of him, particularly if it includes veg, and it’s a struggle to even get him to try anything new. The weaning process: We started weaning him a... Continue Reading →
Only two weeks ago i posted about why i didn't vaccinate my son, and i 100% stand by this as a personal choice. However, the recent outbreak of measles reported in the media is driving widespread concern, including for my parents. So once again conversations have arisen in my family about the fact my husband... Continue Reading →
Now I'm not usually one for vegan mince (i mainly try to eat whole foods), but since going plant based i have really craved a decent lasagna, a favourite in my household. I have tried so many soy based mince, which have been absolutely rubbish. I steer away from anything containing GMO's so Quorn mince... Continue Reading →
All medication comes with a list of potential side effects, all medical procedures have risks, and all products we use every single day and even food we consume come with a warning label of potential allergies, however when we walk into a doctor’s office and they want to start your child on the government recommended vaccination schedule, the risks are brushed over, not allowing parents to make fully informed decisions.
As a first-time mum there is a lot of pressure to be perfect, perfect home, and child that hits every milestone on time, it's simply not possible.
If you want the real truth about what birth really feels like, and the process of planning leading up to birth, then keep on reading… When I thought about the idea of giving birth for the first time it was damn right scary. I was literally going to be pushing a real life little... Continue Reading →