Baby Jessica

Labour and Birth Part Two; My Wonderful Water Birth

28th February 2017

My due date for Jessica was the August bank holiday. I was so worried about going through the same experience I had with Reuben where my contractions went on for days. Here is how Jessica arrived in the world.

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It’s The ‘Half Term’ Little Things; Week 6

22nd February 2017

Last week was half term. Whilst I love half term I also worry as Reuben will become quite bored of me and he’ll openly let me know. So, I planned for us to do something everyday.

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Baby Reuben Swaddled

Labour and Birth Part One; Back to Back Hurts

20th February 2017

Everyone loves a good labour and birth story. As I have had two very different experiences I am writing this in two parts.

Part One; Reuben. Reuben was back to back and gave me three days of contractions before he made an appearance.

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Why Are You Smoking in a Play Park?

17th February 2017

Today we went to the park and I was shocked when two mummies lit up cigarettes. What are your views on smoking in the park.

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It’s The Little Things; Week Five

15th February 2017

Week five of reflecting on the little things that made me smile last week. It was a quiet week which gave us time for some sweet little things. Come and read all about game playing and chip smuggling!

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The Bedtime Tag; Good Night, Sleep Tight

13th February 2017

The Bedtime Tag is a chance for you to have a look at our Bedtime routine. We’re talking Pyjamas, reading and good and bad habits.

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It’s The Little Things; Week Four

9th February 2017

I have said in previous posts how much I enjoy writing these posts, but it is true.
What I have also found is that reading other people’s lovely posts not only makes me smile, but gives me a bit of a kick up the bum.

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Mum and Son Day; A Film Review of The Lego Batman Movie

7th February 2017

On our Mum and Son day we went to the cinema. Reuben picked Lego Batman to watch.

Here is our view on the film….

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reuben running in a field

Three-nager; The Terrible Twos Were Easier!

5th February 2017

I have read stories of how other parents would describe their children’s tantrums and I would smugly think to myself “My Reuben doesn’t do that”.
Yet here I am, writing about how he is now doing the same!

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It’s The Little Things; Week Three

1st February 2017

I am really enjoying the “It’s The Little Things” Linky.
Three weeks in and I can already see that I am paying more attention to what is going on around me.

Here are my little things for last week;

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