Meal Planning Week 6 – 3 February

So…. Last week’s meal plan… what can I say? It was all a bit hit and miss if I am truthful! Monday – Slow Cooker chicken casserole with dauphinoise potatoes – recipe from mumsnet Tuesday – Shepherds Pie and Vege Shepherds Pie – I intend to make enough to freeze…

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Bump Watch – 37 Weeks

So, I’m here at 37 weeks, which means that from now on in the baby is considered full term… scary!   I am feeling very sore and achey today, and wasn’t at all surprised to hear that the baby is partially engaged now – there was one night last week…

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Planning ahead….

A few weeks ago when I was in Paperchase, I bought my husband’s valentines card… I thought it best to prepare ahead. It got me thinking about what other occasions are coming up that we should think about preparing for, as life with a newborn is a little restrictive in…

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Rear Facing – The Way Forward for us

As the arrival of our new baby inches ever closer, it became time to think about the next stage car seat for Daniel. The current seat he is using was given to us by family and is a belted silver cross seat. Its done the job, and if it wasn’t…

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Learning to Relax

As I am now entering the ‘heavily’ pregnant stage, I am keen to find ways to unwind in an evening and relax. Looking after Daniel single handedley is exhausting – don’t get me wrong I wouldn’t change things for a second, but it is tiring entertaining an almost walking 14…

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