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Top 10 Pregnancy Essentials

From the beginning of the second trimester, I stopped sleeping on my stomach. As someone, who’s favourite sleeping position was on their stomach, this body pillow was a lifesaver. The body pillow made for a reduced number of restless nights; …

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Top Tips for Creating DIY Birth Announcements

After trawling online for some unique thank you cards for my baby shower gifts, I was inspired to photograph and print my own. I wanted to create a little keepsake for friends and family and this style worked perfectly for …

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The Things I Wish I Knew Post Cesarean

After an unplanned emergency c-section, I wanted to share some advice on the things I’d wished someone had told me about life after a caesarean. My c-section was unplanned –it was advised not to continue with labour as the little …

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Three 30 Minute Healthy Meals

These are three of my favorite recipes, simple to make and taste delicious. All are fun to eat, and are extremely healthy! Which sounds like a win win to me. If you’re interested in checking out more of my recipes …

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Traveling with a baby- stress free

I’m not ashamed to admit it – after five months of figuring out how to mother my child and create some form of order – the thought of going on holiday with him and my husband filled me with trepidation. …

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My Pregnancy So Far

Hi everyone. I’ve just reached the 21 week mark!! I have overcome my anxiety and nausea; told family and friends, released our news across social media. So, I thought now is a perfect time to share with you my pregnancy …

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What supplements should I take?

I like to begin my day with a healthy breakfast, a workout, (it might be a walk, jog, a barre class, Pilates) plus my daily vitamins. As a paleo health blogger for the past 6 years, I have been incredibly …

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Dr. Hauschka Skincare for Glowing Skin

Before I even knew I was pregnant, my normally clear skin began breaking out like crazy. To coincide with my 31st birthday, my skin was rivaling that of a teenager! in fact, I didn’t even get zits like this when …

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The Best Chocolate Brownies

With millions of chocolate brownie recipes out there, which one do you choose? I pulled together this recipe, after spending a couple of hours researching blogs, “top chef recipes” newspaper articles and I’d say they taste like one some of …

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Healthy Baked Beans

I’ve never really liked “baked beans.” Perhaps it’s my pregnancy related cravings, but yesterday I was playing around in the kitchen; I’d just made some delicious home-made tomato soup and the thought popped into my head, why not use some …