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Hoping for a Home birth *Updated*

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Practically every week since I’ve started feeling better – and prior to the heatwave, most of my free time was spent surrounded by water..

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Prayers, punches & products

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‘You look like Rab C. Nesbitt today…’ – I laughed after my husband ushered those words in the not so distant past, but two things went through my mind.. 1. Would he report me for assault and battery if I let rip, and 2. the fact that yes.. months of dehydration, super dry, dull, loose skin and a generally ‘unkempt look’ from not being to eat well or move much months, will kind of do that to a person!

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Hyperemesis Hell

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The first 18 months of my first borns life were mainly spent out of the house; endless play dates, baby groups and trips meant that she barely knew what a TV was, let alone a tablet or You Tube. Fast forward almost two years later, she is binge-watching Peppa Pig for days on end on a Kindle that has become hers, eating junk food by the plateful, and my ‘mothers’ guilt is tangible’.

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The Legend of T and me!

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 Last weekend I attended a cast & crew screening of The Legend of Tarzan!

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Baby FAQ’s

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 My precious little pickle is 6 months old!

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We heart Olive Headbands

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Wedding season is upon us… 

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Seven

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Seven weeks in..

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Berry Inspo

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My latest ‘throwback Thursday’ picture (below) pays homage to the day of my 20 week scan; when Mr G, my sister and I arrived at the hospital separately, all wearing ‘berry tones’. For the record, there was no ‘dress code’. Some (ok many) would describe me as a control freak, even so, I’m not controlling enough to send out a ‘what/not to wear’ request for Baby G’s great gender unveiling!

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Modern Ginzing-A-mins!

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In February 2010 I temped with a girl who was absolutely obsessed with Origins facials. She knew I was going through a tough time with my own skin, so during a lunch break she dragged me along to the Origins store in Kingston for an assessment with a complimentary  thirty minute facial..

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London Fashion Week S/S 14

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My hearty chuckles at the prospect of an Indian Summer this September were justified as the heavens open and an Indian monsoon  reared it’s ugly head over the opening of London Fashion Week, Spring/Summer 2014.

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