The Best Gift for a New Mum

What can you buy as a maternity leave gift? In this post I am going to tell you about the little things which I know can make such a difference to the life of a new mum. 1. Handcream Before 2020, nobody probably thought too much about the impact of constant handwashing on their skin.…

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Returning to work after Maternity Leave

Returning to work after maternity leave can be an overwhelming thought. Long hours, unsuitable work patterns, commutes and the cost of childcare can make it all seem a waste of time. Here are your options for returning to work after your maternity leave finishes. 1. Work Full Time There is no shame in doing this.…

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What do I need to buy for my baby?

How to have a baby on a budget… Firstly congratulations and welcome to the club. In this article, I am going to talk about what you need to buy for your baby. By the end, you will know the priority items that your baby needs and how to get them on a budget. There are…

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What size of clothes should I buy for my baby?

What size baby clothes to buy… Baby clothes come in so many different sizes it can be confusing to know what to buy.  Sizes start from Tiny Baby for smaller babies and then up to the bigger sizes.  But what size baby clothes will you need for your baby? The retailer provided ‘baby lists’ will…

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How to safely buy secondhand items for baby.

Secondhand baby clothes and equipment – are they safe? When our eldest was born, I laughed when people suggested I buy secondhand anything for my precious firstborn. The secondhand market for baby items is a minefield. Once you get the hang of how things work, it can be both an invaluable source of savings as a buyer…

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