Tag: uniteinmotherhood

My Mothers Day 2018

In the UK, we celebrated Mothers Day on Sunday 11th March. I know it’s different to most countries but I didn’t know why until I came to write this post. Apparently, it’s still linked to the Christian calendar. Christians would visit their “mother church” during Lent and this usually took place on the fourth Sunday…
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Galentine’s Day – why my mum is my daily inspiration

In honour of Galentine’s Day, a day to celebrate and appreciate all the women who inspire you, I’m going to tell you about my mum. I think there needs to be a lot more days like today, women supporting women is something I am totally on board with and it needs to happen more. “Behind…
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Breastfeeding Aversion At 13 Months

I’ve been exclusively breastfeeding for nearly 14 months now. Archie still won’t take a bottle so all of his liquid intake comes from me. He occasionally takes his brothers fruit shoot or drinks cows milk from a straw but if he doesn’t get any straight away, he gets frustrated and it has to be abandoned.…
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9 Books You NEED On Your Child’s Bookcase

Obviously reading (and writing) are really important in our household. English was my favourite subject at school and I love losing myself in the pages of a book. We started buying books for Henry before he was born. I was keen to buy my old favourites and there’s still some on my list I haven’t…
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Why We’re Boycotting Plastic Toys

A couple of months ago, I wrote a post about how I’m embracing minimalism. Our house isn’t huge so the things we choose to bring in have to be either something we need or something that’s going to last a long time so we don’t need to replace it. Minimalism has really opened my eyes…
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