10 Mistakes I Made During My First Two Weeks With A Newborn

Those first two weeks with a newborn are a whirlwind, but as a first time mum I learnt a lot from them. After what I would consider to be a pretty easy birth, Phoebe’s first day or two were delightful (albiet sore and undignified). I felt on top of the…

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Review: Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett

A romantic YA gem that was hidden away on my TBR shelf. Starry Eyes Summary Best-friends-turned-worst-enemies Zorie and Lennon have made an art of avoiding each other. But when a group camping trip goes south, Zorie and Lennon find themselves stranded in the wilderness. Alone. Together. What could possibly go…

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Phoebe’s Birth Story

I have no idea if anyone that reads my blog is interested in my birth story, but I read lots of these whilst I was pregnant with Phoebe and I always wanted to write my own to help me remember it all. I am so, so grateful that my birth…

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Review: My Life Next Door by Huntley Fitzpatrick

A wonderful, heartfelt YA with incredible characters and a dreamy romance.  My Life Next Door Summary “One thing my mother never knew, and would disapprove of most of all, was that I watched the Garretts. All the time.” The Garretts are everything the Reeds are not. Loud, messy, affectionate. And…

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Newborn Essentials For Mum & Baby

As I write this, Phoebe is turning six weeks old! Six weeks of looking after this tiny human already, wow. During the first few weeks of her life, it became very clear to me that there are some standout essentials that I will be recommending to other new mums from…

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