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Nursery Ideas with a Seaside Theme

August 28, 2014

                  I’ve recently moved into a seaside apartment while we save for a deposit for our own house, and had so much fun decorating my son’s nursery.  Although it’s a rental, the blend of one-off finds, handmade creations and key buys from Mothercare, has resulted in a personalised and thoughtful space for him to enjoy.  Here is the finished result… Seaside Theme …

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Family & Life, General, Interiors

New Find: Anna Hayman Designs

June 13, 2016

@annahaymandesigns @annahaymandesigns I recently enjoyed a creative morning of coffee and crafts – two of my favourite things to indulge in – with print designer Anna Hayman.  Joined by a number of other bloggers in the whimsically original surroundings of her friends Lewes based home, we learned Anna’s unique craft.  Check out the bottom of this post for some dreamy interior shots too. Made in England, Anna’s product range currently includes mugs, …

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Family & Life

Using Books to Teach Your Children Values

March 17, 2015

We all know the value of reading to your children and encouraging them to read too so I want to share a book with you that my mum used to read to me when I was a little girl…and that I now read to my son.  This book has instilled in me a very important message from a young age, one that I still live by today. The ValueTales is a series of books …

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Family & Life, Fashion & Beauty

May Favourites for You and the Kids

June 2, 2015

OK so it’s June and I still haven’t written about my favourite products and items for May.  My excuse is the weather, it doesn’t feel like June when it’s this grim! *Mini moan over* So what can I recommend to you and your kids this time? 1.  GenOrganica Skin Repair Oil, £12.95 GenOrganica is new to me but I wanted to try it as they offer pure products that use ingredients from …

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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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Family & Life, Fashion & Beauty, General

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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