Category: Baby and Parenting

How to do self care as a new mama

Today I would like to talk a little bit about how to do self care for new mums and how to take care of yourself when you have a baby. You can watch the video I’ve recorded for you all about this or skip on for the written blog post! I’m sure many of you will know…

Tips for healthy eating for children

With Finley fast approaching his 2nd birthday he’s well into the toddler phase of development. Of course, ever since he was born, making sure he was getting nourished well has been really important to me, and I think on the whole I’ve done well. This post includes some of the recipes and foods I was…

The Wholeheartedly Healthy Approach to Fertility

If you’ve been a follower of the blog for more than a couple of years you’ll probably be familiar with the fertility issues I experienced before I was able to get pregnant with Finley. It was an extremely challenging time in my life, I didn’t want to admit to anyone that I was actually trying…

Why I don’t want my pre-pregnancy body back

This may be a bit late coming considering that Finley is now over 18 months, but let’s talk pre-pregnancy bodies, or rather, why I believe ‘getting back to your pre-pregnancy body’ is total BS. Almost from the moment you give birth, there’s a certain pressure to get back to how you were before you were…

Being a mama: Finley at 18 months

How on earth is my little baby boy now 18 months old?! He’s a proper little toddler now and as much as I love him at this age, I miss those tiny newborn days (minus the life threatening heart defect of course!) He’s doing really well and is coming on brilliantly. He’s just moved into…