WEAR: Bump basics…

Finding things to wear as I get bigger has been interesting. I don’t want to spend all my money on maternity clothes, but most of the things I owned had tight waists or… Continue reading

WEAR: Gender-neutral cuteness…

I’ve been very very good about buying baby clothes, everyone tells me that we’ll have more than we need and many friends have offered to lend plenty. Plus, being as we’ve decided to… Continue reading

LOVE: Little details…

I was 25 weeks on Wednesday. Apparently, this means the baby now responds to touch, which means when it pushes its feet up against my stomach, I can try to tickle its feet.… Continue reading

THINK: A spring walk…

R came back from seeing family – and his new baby niece Lexie – in Australia at the weekend. It’s been a bit of a tricky week with him away – we had… Continue reading

LOVE: You know you’re pregnant when…

…your husband returns from a trip abroad and brings you back….stretch mark cream and a fluffy bunny for the baby. Bless him.

LOVE: First baby clothes…

We had our second scan yesterday – and everything was ‘normal’ and ‘perfect’, (which might just be my two favourite words in all the world now). It was lovely to know, and great… Continue reading

THINK: Baby on board…

I am finally in possession of a Baby on Board badge, presented to me by R after I made several unsubtle hints about how maybe he might want to pick one up for… Continue reading

EAT: Pregnancy foodie favourite

Since being pregnant, I’ve been amazed at how much more conscious I am of what I put in my body – eggs, curly kale, brown rice and oily fish are now not only more appetising… Continue reading

Love: a June baby

It’s been a while…And the big news here is that there’s a baby on the way! A little June bundle of joy, and we’re pretty excited about it. So far we’re enjoying all… Continue reading

Love: The Friday Five

Happy thoughts for a sunny Friday…. 1. Tanned legs, G&T and the gorgeos azure blue from my Turkish hammam sarong birthday present 2. Bee bracelet birthday present…. 3. New buildings in an old… Continue reading

THINK: The Shard and its many evils…

The wonderful Giles Coren has recently reviewed Oblix, the new Rainer Becker restaurant in The Shard – and with his usual controversial wit and genius way with words he has managed to perfectly… Continue reading

Beyond NW: The Pig in the New Forest

Last weekend we were lucky enough to stay at the wonderfully quirky and cool The Pig, in the heart of the New Forest. A very on-trend restaurant with rooms, this unique place is… Continue reading