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Frugi – I think i’m in love!

Frugi – I think i’m in love!

Check out some of these most gorgeous prints for little ones over at Frugi (Organic Children’s Clothing from Birth to 8 years old).  Lots of fun items; bright colours, great for either a girl or a boy (we don’t know what we’re having, so it’s a […]

Bio Oil | stretch marks

Bio Oil | stretch marks

I have been using Bio Oil since I first found out I was pregnant.  I’m now 7 months gone, and – touch wood – no stretch marks to be seen!  I’ve been putting it on last thing at night… it’s quite soothing to do, actually! […]

32 week scan

32 week scan

I had my 32 week scan today to see if my placenta has moved (see previous blog post here).  Thankfully, it has!  That’s such a relief.  I feel more normal now.  I didn’t look into what would happen if the placenta didn’t move (I didn’t […]

Taking advantage of the free dental care that is offered to all pregnant women

Taking advantage of the free dental care that is offered to all pregnant women

Taking advantage of the free dental care that is offered to all pregnant women (god bless the NHS!), I went to the dentist for the first time in over 5 years a couple of weeks ago.  After looking as my teeth, she let me know […]

Buying in bulk; is it much cheaper?

Buying in bulk; is it much cheaper?

Does anyone take advantage of buying products in bulk?  I recently purchased 12 packs of Johnsons Baby Wipes from Amazon – just thought that if I stocked up, it would be cheaper?? Does anyone have any good tips when it comes to websites for bargain-hunting mums?? […]

Anxious

Anxious

I’ve started feeling quite anxious as the year has started; I suppose that must be totally normal! People are generally saying to me how calm and relaxed and organised I am about everything, but I’m keeping most of it inside (saying that, it does spout […]

The cost of a baby!

The cost of a baby!

Just looking online at the costs of babies in the first year; trying to put together a realistic budget based on what is a paltry SMP.  It’s certainly a lot less than I’m used to!  Factoring in another person (especially when you don’t really have […]