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The first month.

The first month.

The first month has gone by fast since I gave birth and I feel like I should be tired, right? Having a newborn and a toddler means you should be tired and lacking sleep. Something we actually aren’t, but it can change so I’m just […]

The count down begins

The count down begins

Two weeks until EDD (estimated due date) and I’m looking forward to meeting her. Not the whole shooting a baby out thing, I don’t care people, it’s not that beautiful. But I’m getting impatient because we are three people who really, really want to meet […]

Cravings: Dates, banana and mango smoothie

Cravings: Dates, banana and mango smoothie

I managed to hit week 35 without some special cravings, but this morning I suddenly had an urge for dates. Which is weird, I hate dates. They are raisins, just on drugs and really sweet. Seriously, do they add sugar to them?! So to make […]

Hospital bag

Hospital bag

I am a firm believer that I am absolutely shit at packing. Even with this being my second pregnancy and all. Ironically during my first, I was told a lot that women always go way over their due date so packing was unnecessary until I […]

Chocolate sheet cake

Chocolate sheet cake

As we are getting ready to welcome L.E, I’ve been put on bed rest at home (for seven weeks). Nothing like being bored out of your mind, will teach you a valuable lesson. Listen to the professionals! It might be YOUR body, but follow their […]

Two years later.

Two years later.

Two years ago I wrote this post and being pregnant again, I started worrying about the fact that I actually suffered (suffer? Hm) from Postpartum Depression. Will it return? How the hell am I going to do this? I read an article from 2011 stating […]

Vacation mode part II

Vacation mode part II

Entering our final week of our vacation in Spain, is making me look forward to next year where L. E is joining us. Of course she’ll be 9-10 months but none the less, it’s going to be a blast. My cravings are currently being my […]

Vacation mode part I.

Vacation mode part I.

Hello I’m currently on vacation with Cas and Dines in Spain, which will actually be our last year in Spain as a family of three. So this year we plan to make it extra special. This year I admit is extra fun, while there’s restrictions […]

Vanilla Panna Cotta Tart

Vanilla Panna Cotta Tart

Hello. I’m currently settling into my life as a graduate and enjoying not stressing about homework or exams, it’s rather strange but at the same time I am really enjoying all this extra time with Cas and Dines before L.E comes. Today marks my 28th […]

It takes a village.

It takes a village.

We consistently advise children to ask for help if they are having difficulties with something or someone. But we, as adults and parents, tend to forget to ask for help. Either out of fear that we will be judged, or we will look useless and […]