Pregnant at Christmas time?

This will be my second pregnancy over Christmas I don’t really remember much from last time round as it was four years ago. Other than making Cranberry sauce in a silk dress rather impromptly!  However this time round there are some things I’ve been doing to try and keep the festive season as stress free […]

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MAMA Academy

As many of my readers are aware I am currently 21 weeks pregnant with our second child. I have been writing updates week by week from taken from my journal all of which make reference to Antiphospholipid Syndrome. When I first started to research this condition and the impact it has on pregnancy I really struggled. All […]

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DIY Beer Advent Calendar

Each year I always try to make the count down to Christmas special for Monkey thinking up lots of different activities. Such as the ones listed in this post here. However last year I thought that I should do the same for Hubby and have now started another Christmas tradition in our house. Hubby’s beer […]

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The First 4 Weeks 

Why the four year gap? The below is an extract from my journal which I wrote the day we found out I was pregnant, at 4 weeks exactly. Just like many women before I did the test I knew, what I didn’t know was whether this one would be different. Firstly it wasn’t intentional we […]

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Easy Peasy Jam Making

A very easy raspberry jam recipe. As you know I don’t normally write about recipes, but since this is on our Bucket List for the Summer, I thought I would share our jam making experience. Last night after nursery and work Monkey and I made some raspberry jam out of our haul on Saturday. I […]

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