Have I passed my probation yet?

Ok so today we reach a milestone, Amelia is five months old. I have managed to keep a tiny human alive for approximately 152 days (not to mention the time she was in my tummy). Wow haven’t we done well… So do I pass my probation? Perhaps even a promotion…? Before baby, my career trajectory…

Are you ‘One Fit Mama’? Well you can be one soon.

You may have read previously that I didn’t think there were enough fitness classes for new mums with babies outside of London. Well I was pleased to see a new class start up in Witney, Oxfordshire this January to do just that. It’s part of the One Fit Mama chain and they are popping up…

Q&A with Alexia about American mat leave

Q&A with Alexia Radchouk, mom of one and currently expecting another baby Today I am ever so pleased to interview my second international mum, not only is Alexia Radchouk from Boston in the USA, she was born and grew up in Russia. She is 38 and already mum to a little boy. She is now…

Q&A with Alexandra Hartley (ITV Wales)

I was so pleased to interview my very good friend Alexandra Hartley today. Not only is she a great friend from school, she is also a very well-known TV presenter and reporter on ITV Wales, where she has worked for four years. H: Thanks for allowing me to interview you, so tell me a little…

Healthy body, healthy mind, healthy baby

I’m so pleased I was able to keep active up until my due date as it’s allowed me to get back to my usual self far quicker than I first thought. Ok so I wouldn’t say we are at a flat tummy yet. Of course not. I just had a baby 8 weeks ago after…

Does this make me a mummy?

Five new things I do now, which I never did before motherhood: Paying no attention to the TV, whatsoever – I have to admit I love a bit of TV in the evening to chill me out and rewind from the day. However since having Amelia I find that even though the TV might be on,…

My maternity leave checklist

There is so much to think about when getting prepped for maternity leave, so let me help take the strain off with my maternity leave checklist: Know your rights – especially when it comes to taking time off for antenatal care, pay and sick leave. Have a look at the uk website for more details….