Aria's Twelve Week Update

Yesterday Aria turned 12 weeks which I am really not happy about, even though it is a while away yet the 12 week mark has really made me panic about going back to work. 

baby lying on pink rug with milestone cards at 8 weeks, 10 weeks and 12 weeks old


Review : Sudocrem Care & Protect

Lately we have been trialling Sudocrem Care & Protect as a preventative for nappy rash, here I will be discussing the product and how we got along with it.

Tube of Sudocrem Care & Protect used for reivew


Review : The Green Earth Pan by Ozeri

I've previously mentioned my love for the Green Earth Wok by Ozeri, I've now been lucky enough to try out the frying pan from the same range. Read on for a review of the 26cm/10" non-stick frying pan.


My Breastfeeding Cafe with Medela

As part of my ongoing project with Medela I was asked to hold a get together with fellow breastfeeding mum's to chat about breastfeeding over coffee & cake. We went along to Lollipops & Ladybirds on Friday and enjoyed cappuccinos & homemade carrot & orange cake while chatting all things breastfeeding and putting the world to rights! 

My mum's are Victoria, mum to four week old identical twins Madison and Kendall, Natasha, mum to Eva, Emma who is a breastfeeding peer supporter and mum to Nate & Isaac, fellow blogger Georgina, mum to Squidge and Joanne, mum to eight month old Amelie. 


Using Up The Kitchen Leftovers #1

We're always left with loads of food waste at the end of the week, especially after having a Hello Fresh box for the week. I've decided to set myself a challenge to minimise our food waste by either using it up or preserving it.

box of food waste


Lollipops & Ladybirds Cwmbran

Cwmbran based Lollipops & Ladybirds is a cafe with a difference, not only is it a cafe geared towards young children and babies it also has a pottery service and plays host to many baby/toddler related groups.


Moaning During Pregnancy and Why It Is Okay

Why is it that people are offended by pregnant people stating that they are feeling unwell? Granted, pregnancy is a blessing and not an illness, but some people do have a LOT of illnesses alongside their pregnancy. 

40 weeks + 1 day pregnant overdue


Review : Ozeri WeightMaster II - Scale with Weight Change Detection

As well as calculating your BMI these bathroom scales will tell you if you have lost or gained weight since your last weigh in, they light up green for a loss or red for a gain. 

Ozeri WeightMaster II box

Carry on reading to find out more about how they work.


Sweet Treats from Marks & Spencer's Taste of the British Isles Range

This Summer Marks & Spencer have reinvented some forgotten classics. Including coconut ice, a selection of fizzy pop sweets and some delicious chocolates, there is something for everyone.

We were lucky enough to trial this yummy selection, carry on reading to see what we thought of these sweet treats.


Hello Fresh Box #2 - April 2015

We decided to treat ourselves to another Hello Fresh box back in April, as we were going on holiday the week after receiving the box I opted for the family box with four meals for four people, I could cook them all, eat half now and freeze half so that we had food in on our return.

If you want to read a little bit more about the concept of Hello Fresh then read my initial post here. If you just want to see the delicious meals, including this delicious chicken dish, carry on reading.

Chicken Yakitori with crispy red onions and sweet and sour noodles