Becoming a mum; my journey, breastfeeding

My breastfeeding journey: 6 month update!❤

Hi lovelies,

Oh wow. Christmas is 4 days away🎄 CRAZY!!! Where has this year gone?🙊

I have been super busy & legit unable to sit down & write a post. Sad times. I was really getting back in to blogging. Anyway, since I’m able to sit down & write a post I thought I’d give you all our 6 month breastfeeding update! 🙂 My little man reached 6 months old 06.12.18 – where did those 6 months even go?😱

Not a lot has changed really. I’m still breastfeeding but we have introduced solids. We started introducing some solids just over 5 months! To be honest I did a small amount of research but all babies are different so just do what you feel is best, I just looked for advice on suitable foods for his age. Not only did we start solids but Rylie also got his first TWO TEETH. So amazing. We mainly started with veg, pureed then as he got the taste made them in to sticks so he could feed himself – this is baby led weaning! 🙂

Rylie is now 28 weeks. I do like to keep some sort of a routine with his food. For example, he usually had porridge or more recently scrambled egg. He then has whatever veg or suitable food we are having at dinner. I tend not to give him a lot of food later in the afternoon/evening as I don’t want to upset his stomach & want it all to be digested before bed. Even though Rylie has food during the day he has plenty of milk after any food & between food!

On an evening we have started to give him a bottle, to make sure he is having plenty before bed as he hasn’t been sleeping well. He still wakes every couple of hours in the night.. usually no longer than 3/4 hours! This hasn’t made much of a difference as he still wants milk frequently in the night.

If anyone has any tips on weaning I’d love to hear them!

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30 Days Of Makeup Nov 2018

30 Day Makeup Challenge♡

Hi lovelies,

It’s day 4! Don’t worry I haven’t forgotten just been having a chilled day with little man so have only just got chance to write this 😘

Day 4 crazy eyeliner

I did a poll on my Facebook page asking which everyone would like to see… D was the winner so that’s what look I recreated!

Follow my fb (link below) to be part of the next one!!

Here is my recreation!

I’m pretty pleased with how it came out to be honest, really in love with the purple!! Love how purple makes my green eyes pop!! I’ll definitely be redoing this look to wear out again 🙂

Products used

♡ Lunar Beauty Life’s a Drag Palette

♡ Younique dip & draw eyeliner

♡ Younique Epic Mascara

What do you guys think of this look?

What’s your favourite colour on your eyes?

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Blogtober: Halloween TAG ♡

Yaaay!! It’s Halloween. What has everyone got planned for today?🙂

Who’s going to parties? Or trick or treating?🙂

1. Favourite horror or Halloween-themed song?

Monster mash. Always a good song at a kids party! Haha. Can you tell I don’t go to adult parties?

2. Have you ever played with a Ouji board?

No. Wouldn’t. Believe they bring negative spirits.

3. Are you superstitious?


4. If you were dared to spend the night in a “Haunted House” would you do it?

Yes. If I wasn’t alone!

5. Would you ever go to a graveyard at night?

Have done before. They don’t really scare me

6. Would you rather go to a Halloween party or go trick or treating?

Trick or treating. Taking Rylie & his brother & sister this year, love getting them dressed up. So much fun!

7. Do you ever have to watch something happy after watching a horror movie so you can go to sleep?

Yes. Can never go straight to sleep after a horror!

8. Watching scary movies, are you the person yelling at characters, the person with their eyes covered the whole time or the person who falls asleep?

Yelling at the screen… they always go back or put themselves in danger. I know it’s the film, but…

9. Do you get scared easily?

I don’t think I do.

10. If could only wear one Halloween costume for the rest of your life, what would you be?

I was Mrs Scissorhands the other year & loved it. I thought I looked awesome

11. Are you the one who gets scared or the one who does the scaring?

Does the scaring

12. In a zombie apocalypse what would be your weapon of choice?

Machine gun with unlimited bullets

Tag me in any of your tag posts. Love doing these they’re so so fun 🙂

☆ Lets be friends☆



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