Thoughts: Show-off Mums and why they annoy me

My last ‘thoughts’ post about parenting style was about a bad parent I witnessed (in my opinion, you may not agree) and I think the person in today’s post is…

How can clothes make me so sad?

  Last week I swapped all of Athena’s 9-12 month clothes from the 12-18 month lot. I’d been squirreling away on ebay buying bundles, buying the odd bit here and…

Real Nappy Week – the halfway point!

  Totsbots easy fit // Bambino Mio Solo Grovia Hybrid // Little Lamb one size So we’re just over half way through real nappy week and I wanted to do…

The Buggy Chronicles: Obaby Zezu Multi review

We’ve been using this travel system for around 7 months now, and now we’ve used it in all positions I thought I’d do a proper review. We originally had a…

We’re Weaning

Although I had plans to wait until Athena turned 6 months old before we started I actually started a couple of weeks ago around 5.5 months. She’s a chunky little…

Review: Aveda facial at Shine

I’ve only ever had one facial before so when I was asked if I’d like to review the new Dual Exfoliation Power Peel Treatment from Aveda at Shine I jumped…

Thoughts on parenting in public

  A few weeks ago I was queuing to pay at the tills in a shop in Brighton, and a couple of people in front of me was a lady…

Baby update: 4 months old

Yesterday by baby was four months old! At the last weigh in Athena was 14.3lbs, and is now rounder than ever before. She has fat little wrists with rolls all…

Athena’s Nursery decor

    Athena doesn’t spend much time in her nursery yet, one or maybe 2 naps a day plus changing and clothing time, but she will spend a lot more…

Pregnancy–the first four months

I turned 16 weeks pregnant this week (I still can’t get used to the whole x weeks and x days thing, maybe I will by the time the avocado arrives)…