Tradespeople Etiquette with Local Heroes [AD]

Tradespeople Etiquette with Local Heroes [AD]

This post is in conjunction with Local Heroes, but all thoughts are my own. When the pandemic first hit, our immediate thought was around things like food supply, income, schooling, and our general safety. We worried about local businesses too, and how they’d survive local and national lockdowns, but it’s not until our boiler broke

Tips To Assist With Becoming Pregnant

The desire for a child can encourage many women to make better choices. They are better informed about the food, drinks and medicines they consume, and try to exercise better. If a woman wants to improve her fertility, paying more attention to her body is a good start. But what else can women do to

Post-Pregnancy Body Changes No One Tells You About.

*THIS IS A COLLABORATIVE GUEST POST* Most of us are so preoccupied with our pregnancy that we do not give a second thought about the journey our body is about to take post birth. Popping back to our pre-pregnancy shape is not as easy as you might think and it is not realistic to think that

Reclaiming Something Back For Me

This week I took part in my first gym session after two years of not setting foot in one since T was born. I was never a massive gym buff previously, but after failing to conceive T for a number of consecutive months I felt it was my responsibility to think outside the box and

Alternative Ways to Conceive: Egg Donation [AD]

*This is a collaborative post. I’ve blogged about our journey of conceiving T many times on the blog – often writing about how bloody hard it is, not to mention time consuming. But one thing we’ve never really written about is what would have happened if our choice of conception didn’t work out and we

The Breastfeeding Chronicles – Things I Didn’t Know About Breastfeeding Before Breastfeeding.¬†

“I didn’t know it/they could do that!” is a phrase we hear quite often in our house. I’m also forever hearing alternative ways to use breastmilk; whether it’s in the freezer for ice lollies, or in the bath for soft skin. It really is magic stuff. Here’s a few of the things I didn’t know