1st Birthday Planning | AD [Gifted]

It baffles me that I’m even writing this post, how am I already planning my baby boy’s first birthday party?! I’d been wanting to do a dinosaur theme for a while but didn’t fully research where I was going to get everything from – thankfully I discovered Sparkles Giftwear on Instagram. They specialise in themed…

6-12 Month Baby Essentials

It’s been a while since I did an ‘essentials’ post and since George is now reaching a year old, I wanted to tell you about the items that have made the past 6 months a whole lot easier. It’s crazy to think that your essential products can change so often, is it really essential is…

Mummy Cleaning Must Haves

As a new mum, I’ve definitely found that keeping my house clean and tidy all the time is a near impossible task. There are a few things I do everyday to help keep on top of it and I wanted to share my Mummy Cleaning Must Haves with you all. I’ve picked all of these…

[GIFTED] Slime Baff Review

We were very kindly sent a range of Gelli Baff & Slime products from Zimpli Kids to try out and I wanted to share our experience with the products with you all. First off, I just want to say that George is possibly a bit too small to have this in the bath with him…

Weaning: the good, the bad and the messy!

Weaning has been both a daunting and exciting time for George and I; with this being the first time going through it, I had no idea what to expect. I’ve learnt so much about different styles, recipes, equipment that I wanted to share. If you’re a new or expecting mum then this might give you…

Babylo Cozi Sleeper Review

Sleep is a big topic of debate amongst parents, professionals and those who just like to be controversial. It’s definitely something I’ve always been concerned about so making sure we had a safe place for George to sleep as soon as he was born was really important to me. After a bit of research, we…

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…

Favourite Baby Apps

Imagine it, you’ve just given birth, you’re all wrapped up in being a family and you don’t know whether you’re coming or going anymore. While this is all going on you’re expected to know what you’re doing; how much milk have they had, when did they last sleep, have they had a dirty nappy recently?…

Tommee Tippee Perfect Prep Review

After choosing to move onto formula feeding, we wanted to make sure that we did everything right in terms of preparing bottles. After some research online and probably a few too many YouTube videos on it, we decided to purchase the Original Tommee Tippee Prep Machine in white for £59.99. As I was exclusively pumping…

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…