• Summer Events in Essex

    Summer will soon be here & I have compiled as many Summer events and activities that I possibly can for you and will continue adding and sharing, if you have a Summer event running anywhere in Essex ‘no matter how big, it’s not too small (to be featured) *in Ryder’s…

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    Frankie’s Big Brother Bag

    One bit of advice I’ve received from other Mums is to have a gift from baby for Frankie & I’ve been buying little bits here and there to put into a gift bag which I’ll take in my hospital bag for Frankie to have when he visits me and baby…

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    Pregnancy Update – 35 Weeks

    Wow, it’s gone so so fast! Today 1st May marks my last day at work of maternity leave & also one month exactly until Baby’s due date 1st June! I am so ready to give up work, commuting on the trains into London has knackered me no end, I can’t…

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    Writing a Birth Plan

    When I had Frankie, we had our birth plan stuck on the front of our notes, as advised by my midwife and I really found that it helped me to stay focused (to an extent!) on what I did and didn’t want. Every single Mum is different on what they…

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    #MyMindAndMe campaign

    Since becoming a Mum in 2015, I’ve felt elated yet anxious, fulfilled yet defeated.. Nothing you read, preach or do will prepare you for the waves of emotions that you will have becoming a parent. Gone are the days of being selfish and only worrying about number one, you will…

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