Parenting

Aptamil First Infant and Aptamil Pro Futura formulas: Is there really a difference?

I started writing this, wondering if my guilt trip was justified. After all, I am really only buying the more expensive Profutura formula because I am worried that the cheaper one doesn’t have all the nutrients that this new fangled scientific formula does. Does it have more goodness? Would I be denying my 10 week… Continue reading Aptamil First Infant and Aptamil Pro Futura formulas: Is there really a difference?

Parenting

7 months: Return of the morning sickness and clarity of mind

I have been really struggling to muster up any energy or motivation to write up this most recent blog post.  In fact it has taken me almost 2 months to publish this.  The reason for this is that my morning sickness, which vanished at 4 months, has returned with a vengeance.  It is worse than… Continue reading 7 months: Return of the morning sickness and clarity of mind

Beauty

PROCOAL Review: Can black charcoal really whiten your teeth?

The lovely people at PROCOAL London very kindly sent me a 60ml pot of their very popular Activated Charcoal Teeth Whitening Powder to try out.  I was delighted, as due to pregnancy, I can’t have any whitening treatments at the dentist right now. On receiving the product I was amazed at just how black it… Continue reading PROCOAL Review: Can black charcoal really whiten your teeth?

Parenting

Discovering you are pregnant: My biggest WTF? moment so far.

It was a Sunday evening. I didn’t feel right. Bloated, queasy and having missed a period I thought, well that will be it, that’s the reason, I am late and just feeling yucky. My fiancé didn’t agree. He said I wasn’t looking well or acting normally. Off he went to the local pharmacy and came… Continue reading Discovering you are pregnant: My biggest WTF? moment so far.

Beauty

The Unusual Empties Edit: Products so good I used them to death!

After following various bloggers attempts to try, and mostly fail, the dreaded Project Pan challenge and wondering how on earth they would finish off 30 to 70 products in the space of a teeny calendar month, I have finally managed to collect some empties. Empties that I didn’t challenge myself to finish but actually, really… Continue reading The Unusual Empties Edit: Products so good I used them to death!