So I thought that it was about time to share my biggest love/obsession as I am very passionate about breakfast and more specifically, porridge! I remember life before baby, when porridge was made with water… More
I have always been a grazer and live by the ‘little and often’ rule. This not only keeps me energised but also keeps my stomach cramps at bay. Snacking also became a necessity when I started breastfeeding as I needed the extra calories and also the energy the snacks gave me to keep on going all day, and night! I also need an extra burst of energy to see me through my workouts especially if they are later in the day (when Daddy gets home!). With all this in mind, I wanted to share my favourite, shop bought, snacks with you.
We all have good and bad days and as a new mummy I feel that there’s so much pressure, a lot from social media, to have wonderful, joyful days with your baby everyday! Well this just isn’t life and I definitely do not have wonderful days everyday!
So let’s talk food…I love food but my relationship with food has changed hugely since having my baby.
Lets talk routine. Love them or hate them we mostly all live our lives by them. Since having a baby this buzz word ‘routine’ seems to crop up in the majority of conversations. This is an insight into my experiences with routine since having a baby. I hope it helps.
This surely seems like an obvious question, friend right? But as a person who likes control, routine and structure, it can and did become my foe. I was managing to deal and live with this quite happily, I thought, but when I was told that my exercise regime was hindering our chances of getting pregnant, things had to change!
Hi everyone, welcome to my first ever blog as a new mum and a new blogger! I am really excited and nervous to start this new endeavour but my hope is that someone out there will enjoy my ramblings from everyday life with a baby whilst trying to incorporate a bit of the old me through food and exercise.