Newborn Baby Essentials 0-6 weeks

As I write this my seven week old daughter has finally nodded off.  *Hallelujah* So while I have some silence in the house (Little London is at nursery), I thought that now would be a good time to tell you… Continue Reading

Baby Sister’s Birth Story | Elective Caesarean

(Warning: Graphic images of surgery) I wrote a post during my pregnancy about my birth options.  I had the option of an elective caesarean or having a VBAC.  And I remember saying that I wish the choice was taken out… Continue Reading

Alternative To A Baby Shower| Pregnancy Diaries

When a new baby is expected it’s customary to celebrate its arrival in some form or another.  In America the big trend is obviously hosting a baby shower before the baby is born. It’s a trend that is becoming more… Continue Reading

Things to pack in baby bag for hospital| Pregnancy Diaries

With a new baby on the way, it’s time I really started to get my act together and start properly planning for her arrival.  This pregnancy has flown by, and because this is our second child I guess we’ve been… Continue Reading

One Warwick Park| Royal Tunbridge Wells

Trying to have a child free break is going to be harder once the new baby arrives, so Mr London Mum and I thought we’d escape the city and the clutches of our toddler to enjoy some time alone for quite… Continue Reading

Bleeding, Growth Scans and Possible Early Delivery| 29 Weeks

After my rant about being ‘lazy’ in pregnancy, I proceeded to wake up the next morning and discovered I’d had a small bleed.  Being 26 weeks pregnant at the time and bleeding, even if it is only a small amount,… 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

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