Around this time of year, I can't help but feel a little bit of added pressure. Whether that be financially, or the worries of having not spent enough time with family and will someone be upset in the process of the Christmas Day rush around? Do I have to attend every festive night out when… Continue reading Being Santa is great, but being Mum is better
A friend once told me that the best 1st birthday party they'd been to involved lots of booze, and the worst, lots of 1 year olds! Cousin Autumn's 1st birthday party was today and my sis asked me to help out with drinks. So with very little time and preparation (on my part) I adapted… Continue reading Autumnal Punch
Moving house is up there with the more stressful situations life will throw at you. We made the completely insane decision to move twice in the space of 5 years. Turning our lives upside down and into a series of badly tied bags and shoddily made boxes. It definitely has been a challenge of patience,… Continue reading My moving house checklist
We are still in the heart of the summer people, despite what the change in weather may imply. Yes, it may have reverted back to the typical driech and dreary kind that we’re used to, but that doesn’t mean that we have to sit indoors all day in front of the tv (although there are… Continue reading This summer in Glasgow for Mum and baby on a budget.
Throughout my pregnancy I tried to stay as physically active as my growing bump and tired feet would allow me. Granted I’m no fitness Guru, but I did try building some prenatal yoga into a weekly routine, and my Grandad lent me his step machine which I tried to do in 20 minute bursts every… Continue reading Buggy Fitness