How novel!

How novel!

 As someone who majored in English Literature (and English Language and Linguistics – I even did Modern Fiction as a second year subject. Obsessed? Moi?), it should come as no surprise that I’ve always wanted…

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Baby Bump: {Week 27}

Baby Bump: {Week 27}

So, week 27 marks the end of the second trimester and I can’t believe how quickly this pregnancy is going! Bean can be expected any time from 36 weeks onwards, which means we have anything…

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To Do: Nothing

To Do: Nothing

During this pregnancy, I’ve come to the realisation that I don’t have bad days, I have bad weeks. One entire week of exhaustion, hormonal moodswings and emotions I just can’t seem to control. This week…

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Wedding Countdown: Dress? Tick!

Wedding Countdown: Dress? Tick!

Yes, you read that right: I have finally found the dress (and no, that’s not it in the photograph above).  What surprised me most about finding my dress was how quick, easy and painless the…

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Baby Bump: {26 Weeks}

Baby Bump: {26 Weeks}

  One look at this week’s photo says it all: I’m feeling… exhausted. (I also wasn’t wearing any makeup for this photo – never again will I submit you, dear readers, to this!) My growing…

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Feeling lucky?

Feeling lucky?

I just stumbled upon this fantastic competition on Momtrepreneur and I couldn’t resist sharing. I mentioned the fantastic online antenatal course my fiance and I are doing through Just Engage in last week’s post, and…

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Beauty Buy of the Week: {BABOR SkinovagePX Perfect Combination Mattifying Cream}

Beauty Buy of the Week: {BABOR SkinovagePX Perfect Combination Mattifying Cream}

As  we move from winter into summer and temperatures begin to rise,  I find that it’s always a good idea to switch to lighter, simpler beauty products to help combat seasonal changes and to look…

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Baby Bump: {25 Weeks}

Baby Bump: {25 Weeks}

“Love is a condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own”  (Robert Heinlein) My fiance and I started an online ante-natal course with Just Engage (I was lucky enough to…

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Summer’s here!

Summer’s here!

I had a very miserable, very grumpy day yesterday but that state of mind seems to have dissipated overnight. I think it’s partly to do with the fact that it seems that summer has finally…

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Baby Bump: {24 Weeks}

Baby Bump: {24 Weeks}

Or rather: brunette, blonde or red head? I posted this photograph on Facebook last week and had many comments from my red head friends, and considering the fact that my fiance’s beard has a slight…

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