Nearly all of us wake up on New Year's Day and think of a bunch of goals or changes we need to make to the year. Get healthier, lose weight, fall pregnant, exercise more yada yada yada. Well, it's nearly February and so I wanted to check in and see how your goals are going? If you set off the blocks hard, but are now waning, then this podcast will hopefully help. It's about how to set SMART … [Read more...] about How to set SMART goals for 2017
Health and Wellbeing
There’s a famous saying: “Do the best you can with what you know. When you know better, do better” For me, that saying rings true all the time. When I look back at what I ate (there have been several points in time when I’ve kept a food journal… I’m a Capricorn, we write stuff down), I used to think I was so healthy. These days I look back at that and it is so vastly different to how I eat … [Read more...] about The toxic ingredients in your beauty products
For those of you who don’t know, our journey to parenthood took a little while (IVF, miscarriage, etc etc – you can read about it here and here), and in my desperation to fall pregnant, I researched the heck out of stuff and got the shock of my life when I realised how many chemicals we’re exposed to in our everyday lives. News flash – a lot! So, I set about researching and ensuring we had the … [Read more...] about Our Low Tox Nursery
Hello, remember me? Once upon a time, I used to post recipes and articles about my life....ha! Modern Day Baby (AKA Chloe, or Chloe Bear) has other plans. Unfortunately, I don't think the recipes are coming back for a few more months, but I'm going to do my best to get out there and post some more. I absolutely love reading the archives of the posts from Oh She Glows and Cupcakes and … [Read more...] about Modern Day Baby is 6 months old!
Well, I did not think I'd be writing this post. Yet, here I am with six days to go and I think this little girl is cosy in there - I don't get the vibes she is coming out anytime soon! // What's been happening // To be honest, not much. At all. The benchtops have arrived and were installed a few weeks ago, so now we're just waiting on the splashbacks (although that doesn't really make … [Read more...] about My Veggie Pregnancy – 39 Weeks
Hellooooooo, In my head, the last update I posted was at 33 weeks, but it was a whopping 5 weeks ago! Well the major change is that my stomach has expanded... significantly! // What's been happening? // Well I've finished up work, which is great. I finished at 34 weeks and I think it was just in time because I could feel my body telling me to ease up. Honestly - I don't know how women in … [Read more...] about My Veggie Pregnancy – 35 Weeks