Gender Reveal| Pregnancy Diaries

It seems like a long time ago since I wrote this post about my thoughts on the gender of our second baby.  In fact, considering I’m now 27 weeks pregnant, I’ve kept the secret to myself for 7 whole weeks.… Continue Reading

Bluestone National Park Resort or Center Parcs?| Self Catering Breaks, UK

As much as I love getting on a plane and flying off somewhere exotic, there has to be something said about the ease of just packing everything into a car and heading off on a staycation. So when we touched… Continue Reading

Pregnant or Lazy?| Pregnancy Diaries

There comes a point in pregnancy when sometimes you feel like the people around you just don’t understand what you go through.  It’s an isolating feeling that literally makes you want to cry, but you feel so stupid for letting… Continue Reading

Gestational Diabetes| Pregnancy Diaries

In 15 minutes I’ll have pricked my finger with a needle in the attempt to squeeze out some blood to test my blood sugars.  I’m counting down the time, as I have to do it within an hour of eating… Continue Reading

Help! My Child Has Chicken Pox And I’m Pregnant| Pregnancy Diaries

As the title suggests, we’re a pox filled household right now. Six days ago I was changing Little London and as I lifted up his top I noticed three spots on his tummy. You know when you think ‘oh sh*t..… Continue Reading

Baby Gender Prediction| 20 Weeks

Today I am officially 20 weeks pregnant.  That means I’m half way there.  And my god it feels like its gone quick! I decided not to do weekly updates as I thought it would be nicer to document this pregnancy as… Continue Reading

A Festive Feast: Gingerbread pancakes, a smoked salmon buffet and venison in red wine with mulled red cabbage | Lidl & Mumsnet

Every year in our household we spend hundreds of pounds on our Christmas feast.  The last thing we want is for anyone to go hungry or for glasses to go dry.  And we always try to cater for individual tastes… Continue Reading

Planning for another baby| Pregnancy Diaries

Ever since getting pregnant with Little London I’ve alway envisioned him having a sibling.  I suppose you  keep to what is familiar, and I grew up with an older sister so I couldn’t imagine a childhood without a sibling. However… Continue Reading

A Weekend In Brussels With The City Mini GT| Belgium

With Mr London Mum working in Brussels at the moment I thought I’d take the opportunity on one of his rare weekends off to head over to the city with Little London for a family catch up. It’s been 5… Continue Reading

Bleeding Again & Talking About My Miscarriage| 9 Weeks & 4 Days

So for about a week I’ve had no bleeding at all.  And I kind of put a line under that part of my pregnancy.  The cramping had gone as well, so I put it down to old scar tissue from… Continue Reading