Baby Announcement Templates to Save Before You Go Into Labor

Not sure how to announce to the world or even your family that baby has arrived? What about when to do it? Do you tell everyone you are in labour and how do you deal with people wanting to be a part of your special moment? When I was pregnant with Jaxon, we knew early …

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Change Table Hack

Our son Jaxon has measured big from around our 20 week scan haha Well maybe not that early but he did hit the 75th percentile for length at 66cm at just 4 months old! He has always been a very active baby and absolutely loves to kick his legs like nobody’s business. Including when he …

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Coming Back From a Dip in Breast Milk Supply

Last weekend I spent my first night away from Jaxon. It was my sister-in-law’s Hen’s Night and as one of her bridesmaids it was our duty to show her a good time. Jaxon has just hit 4 months old so while I was very nervous leaving him behind, I knew Alan would be fine looking …

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Healing a Cystocele

Have you just been diagnosed with a cystocele? Do you think you may have one or are you looking for ways to heal one? This post may help you. I have recently been successful if making a full recovery from this horrid experience myself and wanted to share how I did this. It’s something that …

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Why It’s Important for Every Couple to Have A Cradle List and What You Can Add to Yours

It is well known that people are waiting longer and longer to have children. There is less urgency placed on the female body clock and more emphasis based on the career, financial independence and other experiences and self-development. I myself did not have children as young as I thought I would. My family have a …

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Unique Yet Classic, Baby Names by Letter

We had a fair few baby names when Jaxon was cooking in my belly. We had made the decision not to tell anyone our baby name choice until he was born. The reason being I did not want other’s opinions to sway our decision. Funnily enough my colleagues at work (one whom was also pregnant …

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Keto Low Carb, High Protein Pancakes

This is a little off target to what I normally post but I just had to spread the word about this recipe I have stumbled across. 4 weeks ago, I decided to start a Ketogenic diet to try and shed some of my pregnancy kgs and prep my body for the inevitable event of wearing …

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101 Uses for Coconut Oil – For The Whole Family

Coconut oil, there are so many advocates for the liquid gold. Type it into Google or Pinterest and you will be dished a plethora of recipes and DIY hacks on what to use the stuff for. But, is it really that good? YES! I use coconut oil for almost everything and everyone in my household …

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What I Learnt About Myself When I Became A Mother

Self-reflection is a wonderful thing. I often reflect on experiences as a way to learn from them and I find the learning that occurs after the fact is sometimes even more profound than the skills learned during the event. I do this in work and I do this in life. It is my meditation and …

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The Five B’s Bedtime Routine

I often get scoffs and quiet envy when I tell people that I had Jaxon sleeping 8hrs a night by the tender age of 4 weeks. And I totally get why. The weeks that he has his leaps are hell on earth and I couldn’t imagine the poor sleep-deprived parents who live THAT as their …

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