My maternity wardrobe

I have been lucky enough to receive some Mamas and Papas maternity clothes to review. In my ever expanding state these have been very welcome. What I love about maternity clothes is that they let me show off my normally worst feature, my stomach, and I can poke it out to my hearts content. Continue reading

Toyjeanius review – Haba threading beads

I was delighted to be picked as a Toyjeanius reviewer recently, I think Jean and I have a lot in common as she says she is “A Mum of 3 who had so much fun playing with her own kids and their toys, she opened a toy shop!” I can understand that feeling, sometimes I think I have more fun with his toys than the Boy does. We received our first toy, the Moo and Baa bambini threading beads by Haba, a few weeks ago and have been road testing it since.  Continue reading

Supporting small businesses

I started blogging in January as I was feeling very uncertain about my life, specifically my career and I thought it would be a good way to find ideas to start my own business. Since finding out I am pregnant I have decided to put this on hold but maybe I’ll think about a new business idea in the future.  Continue reading

7 words

Doing it all for Aleyna has just posted a blog meme called 7 words. This is a momentous day for me so I thought it worth posting something and I do have trouble being succinct so in this meme I have no choice. Here is how I am feeling right now in 7 words:

“Only 30, not even halfway yet, result”

 

My Birth Story

Being 24 weeks pregnant with number 2, I have started thinking more about the birth of the Boy. I will be trying for a home birth for the second time in November and I thought I would recap on the Boys birth so I can use the experience of last time to draw out the positives and try to overcome the negatives so this time I can have a successful home birth – but then we all know how these things never quite go according to plan!  Continue reading

Silent Sunday

Silent Sunday

Theraline maternity pillow competition

Following on from my post yesterday in which I reviewed the Theraline maternity pillow, I have been given one to use as a competition prize. As I said yesterday it really is a fantastic pillow in pregnancy and I am sure it will be fab for nursing too. Or even if you just have a bad back as the Man keeps trying to steal mine!

To win this pillow please leave a comment below. For additional entries please do the following and let me know what you have done:

  1. Subscribe to my blog
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  3. Tweet “I want to win a @TheralineUK maternity pillow with @Choc0range #competition http://tinyurl.com/5vnwakg”
Closing date 14 August 2011
UK only