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Family & Life, Fashion & Beauty

To Be Frank: Preppy Braces and Slogan Sweats

December 29, 2014

Hi ladies, it has been too long.  Did you have a great Christmas?  I did – Santa bought me a new trike which I’m riding around the house a lot (much to my parents dismay apparently).Since my last column, I have mastered walking and running, perfected my art in kissing and cuddling everyone and even chat quite happily now.  ‘Cheers’ is my favourite word after watching Mum and Dad clink …

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My Body Image Issues (and how I’m over them)

May 29, 2015

This is story I’ve told before but wanted to update now that I’m in a very different place. I had shied away from doing so because I felt hurt and embarrassed.  Still.  Over 10 years later.  However, I felt it my duty to share my experience with females everywhere (and guys if you’re reading), of all ages, in a bid to inspire you and get us talking about key issues… …

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Rockin’ Baby Sling Review

September 10, 2015

I’ve been wondering for a while now if there is a way to get out and about with my little one without taking the buggy.  Our current stroller can be a pain to put up, take down, get through doors and generally get about with (please send me your stroller reccomendations!).  But we love to get outdoors, not least for the fresh air and to escape cabin fever, but to …

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Family & Life, General, More Inspiration

15 Gross Physical Truths During Pregnancy (that no one ever talks about)!

February 1, 2016

Many physical changes occur during pregnancy but no one ever talks about them or dares to admit to them…until now. From ‘burger nipples’ to rice-krispie -style skin tags and a hairy belly. I take a humorous stance and aim to share, be open and provide plenty of laughs, literal warts n’all.   Click on the story below to have a giggle but if you’re of a delicate disposition, look away …

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Family & Life, Food, General

My Top Four End of Term Gift Ideas for Teachers

October 17, 2017

Recently, my son started school for the first time and with that, we all entered a whole new world.  I’m not just talking about the epicness of my child being at the age and stage in life where he goes to school (how did we get there?  Time flies), but the beginnings of school gate politics, school reports, extracurricular activities and teacher / parent social norms. Giving gifts to teachers …

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Maternity Outfit Ideas for Work & Everyday

September 4, 2017

As part of my maternity fashion video sries with Secret Saviours, the award-winning stretch mark prevention system for pregnant women, my final video focuses on maternity outfits for work, and how to look like you, look professional but also feel comfortable and cool.  I also look at outfit ideas for every day since, when you’re pregnant (and even when you’re not), daily inspiration is always needed, and pulling looks together …

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Maternity Fashion Tips for Each Trimester

August 29, 2017

As part of my maternity fashion video series with Secret Saviours, the award-winning stretch mark prevention system for pregnant women, my third video focuses on how to dress throughout the trimesters, what with your body shape forever-changing! In summary; Trimester 1 – personally, I wanted the safety net of the 12-week scan before announcing my pregnancy to the world and so, to avoid suspicious looks and probing questions, I dressed …

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Maternity Fitness Wear Ideas

August 29, 2017

Me during my second pregnancy wearing FittaMamma As part of my maternity fashion video series with Secret Saviours, the award-winning stretch mark prevention system for pregnant women, my fourth video focuses on what to wear to workout in while you’re pregnant, an occasion that is tough to dress for and tough to action!..but so important to get right. The correct support for your body has never been more important than …

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