Slogan Sweats for Expectant Mums

Slogan Sweats for Expectant Mums

I love a slogan sweatshirt at the best of times but I’ve come across a few witty knits recently that I think would be particularly apt stretched over the bump of an expectant mum. If you’re comfortable showcasing your bump and are feeling quite jovial about your...
Sample Sale Shopping: My Top 20 Tips

Sample Sale Shopping: My Top 20 Tips

I am basking in the afterglow of retail therapy the kind of which can only be attributed to one thing: the sample sale. Sample sales are a love/hate kind of affair and require a certain disposition. The sort of disposition that perhaps grew up going to car boot sales...
Why we chose not to find out the sex of our baby

Why we chose not to find out the sex of our baby

There are two questions people ask when they find out you’re pregnant. The first is ‘How far along are you?’ An obvious enough query but when it comes to a response you should be prepared to acknowledge the fact that pregnant women work in weeks. Unless you have been...
Pregnancy Pamper: Mama Mio Tummy Rub Butter

Pregnancy Pamper: Mama Mio Tummy Rub Butter

With my third trimester fast approaching and a quick scan ahead in my increasingly dog-eared copy of What to Expect When You’re Expecting suggesting there’s a significant amount of baby growing still to do I’m beginning to wonder exactly where our offspring is...
Ways to Make a Pregnant Woman Weep #256

Ways to Make a Pregnant Woman Weep #256

Jeez, John Lewis has gone and done it again: reduced me to a blubbering mess. The tears were inevitable; I love a good weep, more so now than ever and when I clicked on the link to their new Christmas ad that landed in my inbox this week (the 6th November, as soon as...