• Five reasons to visit Cornwall this Summer

    With levels of uncertainty around international travel still present – and with the rules and allowances …

  • Five ways I’m celebrating Spring

    I was born in August and have always considered myself a true summer baby – I …

  • Review: Jaques of London wooden toys for babies

    One of the aspirations I know that I share with so many of my fellow …

  • Celebrating my Mum for Mother’s Day

    This year, Mother’s Day falls on Sunday 14 March – and whilst this day has always …

  • My pregnancy must-haves (and what you don’t need to buy)

    My pregnancy must-haves (and what you don’…

    One thing I have found since being pregnant is that it makes you a real target for marketing and advertising.  You can barely open instagram without being served another advert for a must-have cream, supplement or pillow that are heralded…

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    Pregnancy in the time of Coronavirus

    Pregnancy in the time of Coronavirus

    Emotions arrive in different shapes and sizes.  In years past, I have experienced grief that knocked me from my feet and left me crumpled into a small ball; grief as heavy as a rock, grief that took up permanent space…

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    Resources for calm, growth and self-reflection during isolation

    Resources for calm, growth and self-reflection during …

    Right now, the current situation looks different for many people, with some people completely self-isolating (like myself due to being pregnant), some people working from home but having more time in the evenings and others still going to work and…

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    What makes a good life?

    What makes a good life?

    One of the podcasts I particularly enjoy is The Good Life Unravelled by Elizabeth Dhokia.  The premise of the podcast is exactly that – unravelling and unpacking the question of ‘What makes a good life?’ with a variety of interesting,…

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    Eat: Outside-In Food Court, Portsmouth

    Eat: Outside-In Food Court, Portsmouth

    Going out for dinner, or even ordering take-away inevitably results in a stand-off between Liam and I, who unfortunately have completely different tastes when it comes to food.  I am personally always in the mood for pizza, whereas it’s one…

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