Getting back to fitness as a New Mum

Getting back to fitness as a New Mum

I had grand plans when I first found out I was pregnant. Staying fit & healthy was one of my top priorities, not just for me but for my baby. And I managed it, I trained throughout my pregnancy and gained very little additional weight. But after Emilia was born I...
My new Mum Pamper Essentials

My new Mum Pamper Essentials

As a new Mum it is often difficult to find the time to look after ourselves and enjoy a bit of a pamper. Any spare time I had during those first few months was split between eating, sleeping or showering. But as time goes on & you find yourself settling into more...
2018 Diet Trends

2018 Diet Trends

Dieting: what’s trending?The UK’s population is experiencing an increasing issue with obesity and weight gain. In 2015, 58% of women and 68% of men living in the UK were obese or overweight. With these worrying figures, it comes as no surprise that two thirds of the...
Emilia Rose – Our first 3 months

Emilia Rose – Our first 3 months

Wow I can’t believe my little girl is 3 months old, well as this post is a little late almost 4 months actually. Emilia has been in our lives for almost 16 weeks now and I couldn’t imagine life without her in it. The first few days and weeks are all a bit...
Post Natal Fitness with Speedbump Activewear

Post Natal Fitness with Speedbump Activewear

During my pregnancy I tried to stay as active as possible & I always knew I wanted to get back to exercising as soon as possible once my baby was born, and thanks to Speedbump Activewear I am ready to. There are so many benefits to getting back into exercise after...
18 Goals for 2018

18 Goals for 2018

So firstly I need to apologise for my prolonged absence from the blogging world. Adjusting to life as a new mum has meant my free time has been massively reduced over the last 3 months.  Emilia takes up almost every hour of my day, and when I do have a spare few...
Guest Post – Self Care for New Mums

Guest Post – Self Care for New Mums

Today’s guest post comes from the lovely Joanne at LipsticknLeopardPrint, and as a mum herself she is sharing some of her skincare tips for new mums! When I saw that Rachel was looking for collaborators for her blog for after the baby was born it got me...
Christmas Tag 2017

Christmas Tag 2017

It’s Christmas! I absolutely love this time of year. I can’t get enough of all things festive – music, films, candles, food, decorations, you name it I love it. So when I was tagged in a 2017 Christmas tag by the lovely Rachael at FromRachaelClaire I...
My Birth Story

My Birth Story

It’s taken me a long time to find the time to write this post. Life with a newborn has been a little crazy! But I wanted to document & share my birth story so here goes. If you’ve followed me for a while you will know we were doing (and> still are)...