The crib is up! #organisation

I like to be an organised person, and being heavily pregnant in summer in Cyprus where the heat is reaching 40c I would like to think am doing okay. At 29 weeks me and my Partner are moving house & finally we have the crib up! I am so excited!

New Mums – New Baby – New Body!

I have quite a few friends who are recently new mums & after a while they all have a similar thing they really want to conquer – their bodies. They want to start to feel like them again, however how do you make the time with a little one who wants their Mamma’s attention? I came…

Bump Update – Beach bump!

It was my first beach day last weekend & I felt sooo vulnerable with my new body shape, which really is silly as we should be proud of our shape after all it is carrying future life! My best friend was with me and thought it would be fun to snap a few pictures to…

Picking a baby name without picking a fight!

Hey All! So my little ones impending arrival is coming closer and with a summer filled with fun, friends and sweat 😉  I know it will fly by! My other half & I have gone through a variety of nicknames for our little one including: Gremlin upon first finding out Jimbo – more recent and…

Tips for Dads in labour!

Dads spend 9 months worrying and fretting about their beloved other half & the child they are carrying, feeling left out and almost useless for the majority of it so it isn’t surprising lots of  Dad’s want to be pro-active in labour. I have collected 6 tips from my friends who are Mums for Dads…

Fact or Fiction: My mom had fast labors, so I will too.

Fact: It’s true that genetics play a part in women’s labours. You and your mother might have similar pelvic structure and uterine muscle strength, which might contribute to you both having fast labours. But…don’t count on it. Remember: You also inherited genes from your father’s side of the family. Plus, your baby is a magical combination…

Dopplers – pros & cons?

If you are on a baby forum like Baby Centre am sure you have heard the mixed reviews on dopplers & I just wondered what your opinions are on them? .. so lets hear it…. Personally, I think they are worth every penny – as long as you keep an open mind! If you are…

TopTip #3 : Always trust your instincts

Something I often wonder as a first time Mum, is what if I simply just don’t know what to do with him? I mean think about it, it makes sense. For example when you start a new job, even if that job is in the same industry or is the same job role as your…

Top tip #2: Muslins

Muslins, a piece of cloth that looks way more expensive than it should be! But…. So 18 million people have been telling me how useful and how much lifesavers muslins are. So what is the dealio? What are muslins? Wikipedia definition: Not to be confused with Muslim. (LOL!!) Muslin is a cotton fabric of plain weave. It is made in a wide…