I have been working at Lush for nearly 1 year now, I can't believe how fast a year has passed. I have witnessed Lush get rid of a few products since working there however this Summer discons list truly saddens me. A lot of these products are my favourites and I have served a lot … Continue reading Lush’s Summer 2017 discons
I used to struggle with the housework before finding a routine that worked well for me. I would do a few little jobs each day but then I found myself doing housework all the time. I have since started having Mondays as my housework day and I clean and tidy the whole house, having a … Continue reading My top tips for making housework easier!
Today on my blog I am very lucky to be publishing a guest post from 'Crime Writer of the Year 2016' Emelie Schepp. Emelie Schepp worked in marketing and publicity and raised her two children with her husband in Sweden before self-publishing her first crime novel Marked for Life. Marked for Life became a bestseller and in … Continue reading Guest Post: Working on your dream whilst raising children
When I was asked to review Ginny Moon I was very excited to get stuck into a new book. I haven't reviewed a book before so forgive me if this post isn't on top form but I am delighted to be able to give my thoughts about the book to you all. The book is … Continue reading The Original Ginny Moon | Book Review
The lovely Georgia at Tree of Hearts has kindly provided a discount code for my readers to use online! Just use katylou10 to receive 10% discount on your order! Now that we had decided on a theme for our wedding it was time to think about wedding stationary. We wanted to keep it within the hessian … Continue reading Wedding Series | Wedding Stationary
With my Wedding only being 4 months away now I am spending a lot of my time doing planning and ticking things off of my to do list. I wanted to blog along the way with a wedding series, I haven't managed to blog until now so there will be an influx of wedding series … Continue reading Wedding Series | Wedding Theme
I did two interviews with Jonny about Pregnancy and Birth and Becoming A Dad when we had just had Alfie. Now with a second child on the way I wanted to ask him the same/similar questions and see how his answers differ so here we go... How did you feel when you found out I … Continue reading Interview With My Boyfriend: Pregnancy & Birth | For The Second Time!
Me and Jonny got engaged in February 2016 we were on a family holiday at Centre Parcs in Longleat. Me and Jonny had spoke about weddings, considering we already had Alfie and I was pregnant with Lacey it seemed weird not to want to get married! Me and J tell each other everything and aren't … Continue reading Wedding Series | The Engagement
Well this is it.. the countdown begins, I am due 1 week today and I really hope my little lady comes on time. Although I could still go up to 2 weeks over due so in theory I could still have 3 weeks left! (sobs) I hate not knowing when she's going to arrive. I … Continue reading Pregnancy Update | Week 39
Oh F*ck. It's actually starting to sink in now that I am pregnant. I only have 6 weeks left to go and with a 2 year old running round annoying me I'm starting to wonder if this is a good idea. I have sat and had the 'I don't know if I can actually do … Continue reading The Sudden Realisation That I’m Going To Have Two Children..
So this is it, 7 weeks left now, and I am pretty much ticking off each day as it ends! I feel so big now, she moves around loads in my belly and digs her elbows/feet into my side causing me quite a lot of discomfort! I get so out of breath doing simple tasks, … Continue reading Pregnancy Update | Week 33
As a mummy with lots of friends with children I find myself buying birthday cards most months. I really begrudge spending loads of money on a birthday card when I know a lot of people don't take much notice to cards and they tend to get thrown in the bin a few days after the … Continue reading Cardooo Cards: The Best Children’s Cards Ever?
I am now offically 30 weeks pregnant! Only 10 (bet I go bloody overdue though!) more weeks to go! I had another scan at 30 weeks due to having Crohn's Disease (CD) as the medication I take to control my CD could potentially, but very unlikely, prevent my baby from growing properly. It's so nice to get extra … Continue reading Pregnancy Update | Week 30
In October last year I threw my best friend Imogen a baby shower so I was over the moon when she organised a surprise baby shower for me! With the help of my other bestie Georgia they threw me a lovely baby shower and I thought I'd share with you what we got up to … Continue reading My Surprise Baby Shower!
Okay so i feel really pregnant now, I feel huge, when in reality I have over 10 more weeks of this so I'm going to get much bigger! She is sat really low down in my womb so I can feel her head right down in my pelvis, when I sit on the floor to … Continue reading Pregnancy Update | Week 28
So when I was pregnant with Alfie I had a pretty easy time of it to be honest. I carried him well and never had any morning sickness or any of the common side effects of being pregnant. When I fell pregnant this time round (I am now 26 weeks) I honestly thought … Continue reading Pregnancy Is Harder The Second Time Around..
So I am now 25 weeks pregnant! It seems to be going pretty quickly so far but I'm sure the last weeks will drag eventually. I am definitely starting to feel pregnant now.. I have a bump and am starting to find certain things difficult. Luckily Jonny is very helpful around the house so I … Continue reading Pregnancy Update | Week 25
I heard it all while I was pregnant with Alfie and now I am starting to get a bump with Lacey I thought this was the perfect time to prepare myself for the comments that are sure to come later down the line.. Was it planned? - Does it really matter?| Is it twins?! / Are … Continue reading 10 Things Not To Say To A Pregnant Woman
It was my 23rd birthday on the 22nd November and Jonny took me to London for 2 nights. My Mum and Dad had Alfie for us so we could enjoy it on our own before Lacey arrives next year. I have only ever left Alfie for 1 night before so it was weird to leave … Continue reading My Birthday Weekend In London
Yesterday was my 20 week scan and the baby is growing and forming perfectly, we found out that Spud is a girl! Which is so exciting as we will now have one of each! I wanted to have another boy but now that I know we are having a little girlie I'm so excited! I … Continue reading Pregnancy Update | Week 20