After 3 years of talking about how much we would love to live in Toulouse – followed by 2 years of living in the French countryside/the land before time – we finally bit the bullet and rented ourselves an apartment just outside of Toulouse city centre! Toulouse is a beautiful place and has held a … Lire la suite The big move
Earlier in the week, I was happily (sort of) working out at the gym when I looked down to see that I had a milk stain on my sports bra. … Lire la suite The benefits of prolonged breastfeeding
Lotus Pose (Padmasana): a pose that many of us brush aside as being unachievable, but what are its benefits and why should we be practising it? … Lire la suite The benefits of Lotus Pose
Writing about Thalia’s birth is something that I’ve wanted to do for some time, both as a way of documenting it and to (hopefully) come to terms a little more with the fact that it didn’t go how I wanted it to. In any way. And I think I can say that it has worked, … Lire la suite Thalia’s birth story
In September last year we all got a little bored of living in the countryside, as well as a bad case of itchy feet for not having been anywhere new for over a YEAR. So I searched Skyscanner for the cheapest flights from Toulouse, and a week later we were in Seville! In total we … Lire la suite 3 Days in Seville
It’s Earth Day! In appreciation of our beautiful planet, here are 9 easy ways to become eco-friendly and reduce your baby’s carbon footprint. Leave a comment including your best plastic free tip and I’ll add my favourite as number 10! Plastic Free Bottles and Cups Hearing ‘glass’ and ‘baby’ in the same sentence may be … Lire la suite 10 Easy Steps To Becoming a Plastic-Free Parent!
Heading somewhere hot when your little one will have their next birthday?! Having spent Thalia’s first birthday out in Thailand, I’ve compiled a party checklist with some tips that would have helped us move through the planning process just a little easier! Location A birthday party on holiday can mean only one of two things, … Lire la suite How to plan a beautiful birthday party on holiday – and not have a breakdown!
We are almost 3/4 of the way through our time in Thailand, which means that only now can I finally relax about not having forgotten to pack anything crucial. Preparing for a long stay with a one year old left me feeling a bit confused as to what I needed to pack – let’s remember … Lire la suite Thailand: 11 useful things to pack for a one year old
The ‘n’ word has become a bit of a house guest within our four walls. This is a progression from 8 month old Thalia whose only method of communication was shaking her head to my melodious chanting of ‘no nooo noooo’ – often sung completely out of context, I just thought that her little snake … Lire la suite The ‘n’ word
From the outside, it might seem that us stay-at-home mums have an abundance of free time to lounge around the house and do yoga, especially when you’ve got a little one who is still taking regular naps. But as delightful as it is to be a stay-at-home mum, this could not be further from the … Lire la suite Yoga for the stay-at-home mum