7 month update | Aidan

Ellen / December 30, 2014

Size-wise:  Aidan weighs 20b (9kg/1.5stone). He is almost triple his birth weight!! I’m not sure on his length he won’t stay still long enough for me to find out! Sleep: You still sleep through the night for 12-13 hours. The past week you’ve been waking around 6 but you will fall back to sleep when I take you into my bed (Oh…

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2014 should have been….

Ellen / December 29, 2014

2014 did not happen as I had planned it out. 2014 should have been my final year in college. 2014 should have been the year I found out what grade I would receive for my honours degree. 2014 should have been my last crazy wild college year. 2014 should have had several days of lie ins and late nights at…

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Aidan’s first Christmas

Ellen / December 26, 2014

This year was Aidan’s first Christmas. This for me meant the return of all the magic which I had lost several years back. It meant Santa would be anticipated on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day would revolve around family. Our Christmas wasn’t a perfect first Christmas by any account. Aidan started the morning by hitting his head against a door.…

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#wickedwednesday | bathtime edition

Ellen / December 17, 2014

Some of you may have seen the cute bath photos I included in my Happy Days post this week. Well not all of them had as “nice” a result as the ones I posted. Here’s Aidan doing his best to eat the rest of his face.

What we did on Friday!

Ellen / December 13, 2014

Today has been full of several little things which all contributed to it being a very happy day so I thought I’d share it. Mainly because of the cute pictures! Today marked the beginning of Clayton’s 4 days off. It will be nice to spend time together now because leading up to Christmas he will be working around the clock until…

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Childs Farm Giveaway

Ellen / December 10, 2014

Some of you may have seen my tweet Monday night saying that I am now a Childs Farm brand ambassador. I am very excited to work with a brand that I have been a huge fan of since Aidan was born. If you read my What’s in my changing bag? post, way back when, you will see that Childs Farm hand and…

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Step into Christmas

Ellen / December 9, 2014

Although I still don’t have all my decorations up I am trying to embrace the Christmas spirit as much as I can because it will be all over in no time. Aidan has no idea what’s going on but at least I will have the pictures to show him when he does.Over the last few days my Christmas playlist has…

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My Sunday Photo

Ellen / December 7, 2014

Early morning cuddles in bed. As much as I hate the morning wake ups, his face makes it a little easier to get up.

One Lovely Blog Award

Ellen / December 6, 2014

Thank you to Katy from What Katy Said for the nomination. My Christmas Tag post went up on Friday but here are seven random facts about me:1. I was born with one kidney – it has had no major impact on my health, not even when pregnant. Despite a biology teacher once telling me I would probably never have kids…

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Happy Days #10

Ellen / December 6, 2014

I am linking up with Tiny foot steps and what katy said the lovely hosts of the Happy Days link up.  Apologies for missig out last week we had our visit to Santa Claus so the day was pretty hectic. Anyone else feel like Christmas is coming so quickly and the to-do list is just getting longer? Out and About  Last Saturday we had…

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