Rainy Day Activities With Your Baby

With the Summer firmly in the past and winter making it’s way in, it can be difficult to come up with new an exciting activities to do with your baby. I’ve put together some great ideas that you can do both at home or out and about during the wet weather months. I’d love to…

Another Mum Tag – 2019

I’ve done a couple of tag posts before but I found this one and there’s a lot of different questions compared to the ones I’ve done before so I thought I’d give this one a go! If you want to check out any of my other tag posts then click here – right, let’s get…

Top 3 Parenting Podcasts | AD

I’ve always been a big fan of podcasts but since becoming a mum, my tastes have definitely changed. It’s great to have something on in the background while I’m home with George without having the TV on. A wireless device, such as a Panasonic wireless home cinema system or soundbar, is really all you need…

A Letter to my Pregnant Self

Pregnant Abbie, First of all, if you’re reading this then time travel is possible – cool! Now for the serious stuff… No-one prepared you for how difficult pregnancy was going to be and I know at times you question whether you made the right decision. Trust me, you did! Your boy is the most amazing…

Controversial Parenting Tag

You’re never too far from a judgemental opinion on what you’re doing, especially when you’re a parent! You find yourself constantly under a magnifying glass for every choice you make and somehow have to justify it. I thought I’d take a dive into some on the most controversial parenting topics and give you my thoughts…

Top 5 Books for George

Reading has always been one of my favourite things to do and it’s one of the biggest things I want to pass on to George. With this in mind, we make the time to read to him every single day and although he doesn’t understand what we’re saying yet, he definitely listens and takes in…

Parenting Alphabet Challenge

Parenting is such a unique and individual experience which is why I thought this challenge would be perfect for my blog – to give you a more in depth look into how I perceive it so far. Thanks to Dirt, Diggers & Dinosaurs for the inspiration and for Yule Times for creating it. Without further…

New Parent Tag

I love a good set of tag questions! Normally they’re done in a YouTube video but I’m not a fan of being in front of the camera, especially talking so I’ve taken the questions and put them into a blog post for you. Enjoy! 1 – What’s his name? George Edmund 2 – How old…

Top 5 Programmes for Maternity Leave

In my experience, maternity leave before the baby arrives can get pretty boring – you’ve gone out for endless coffees, tidied the nursery time and time again and walking around is getting a bit uncomfortable. I had real issues with my hips towards the end of my pregnancy so I did spend a bit too…

Top 5 Newborn Essentials

With George now being over 3 months old, I thought this was a good time to take a look back at what we’ve experienced and pick out our top 5 essential items from his newborn stage. If you’ve just had your baby or are a mum-to-be then I hope this list gives you some ideas…