Is it brave to breastfeed?

A little over seven years ago, whilst we were still living in the UK, I gave birth to the sweetest bundle of love I had ever laid my eyes on.  This new and perfectly formed little person of gorgeous squidgy-ness was named Lola Elizabeth. As I reminisce on that time, I still have clear memories […]

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Empowering mamas to trust their instincts : An interview with Natural Mama Co

Henrietta Levy also known as Natural Mama Co on Instagram is nothing short of inspiring. She has a background in Psychology and Anthropology – studying tribal cultures, as well as natural medicine.  It is needless to say she has a real passion and an innate wisdom into what is to live instinctively.  With success Henrietta […]

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Breastfeeding; the bad, the good & the pretty. 

I’m not going to preach to you about why you should breastfeed your baby over formula feeding. I’ve had two children, as much as I wanted to enjoy breastfeeding with my first baby, after two months it simply didn’t work out. We moved her onto formula feeding and she grew into a perfectly healthy little […]

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11 essential items for the hypnobirthing mama!

Apart from some of the most important essentials during birth such as having a supportive birthing partner or having the right care provider. The following products can be used in a home or hospital birthing environment, and bought fairly easily online or in store. These products can be used by all mums to be with pregnancy […]

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Is it possible to have a drug free birth?

Both of my children’s births will remain etched in my mind as a significant life-changing, wonderful event, but their birth stories are two different tales. I am grateful that both my girls arrived safely and I was in one piece afterward, but this story is one of the reasons I began this blog. There is […]

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She naps 🙏🏻

‘When am I going to get an hour to myself’? This month has marked Frankie’s sixth month since she came into the world, so many things seem to have come at once.  We’re starting to see snippets of independence such as sitting without support, weaning to solid food, babbling the mmm sound (she’s definitely trying to […]

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Be gentle with yourself 💜

As a mum of two small girls, a busted knee does not go down too well. When Frankie was 3 and half months I sustained painful ligament strain in the rib cage, this was caused by the weight of Frankie’s body lying across me whilst feeding during the night coupled with a persistent cough. Pregnancy […]

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I’m Mumming it

I’m well and truly Mumming it. By that I mean I’m responsible for two hairy but lovable Labradors and two small human girls. Up until 6 months ago, I was Mum to Lola.  A spirited and sweet five year old girl . Along came Frankie in October 2016, a perfectly formed bundle of curiosity. Being a […]

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