The dressing gown argument

The dressing gown argument

Every year as the cold nights draw in Grumpy Dad and I lock horns in a battle that neither of us can ever win. The reason? A simple piece of clothing. To me a dressing gown, or house coat as my mum used to call it, is the pinnacle of comfort when it’s cold outside. In the morning you can throw it over your PJ’s so you don’t have to risk frost bite just to go to the kitchen for a cup of tea, and in the evening when you come home from work you can get changed and put […]

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Review: InkRocket Mummy & Me Clothing + Giveaway

InkRocket Mummy & Me clothing review

About InkRocket InkRocket are an ethically and environmentally friendly clothing company selling unique designed t-shirts and sweatshirts for parents and children. My Review of InkRocket As I mentioned in my previous post about building a capsule wardrobe, high fashion is something of a mystery to me. I love clothes, but I’m most often found in jeans and a t-shirt, so when the opportunity arose to review InkRocket’s new line of coordinated “Mummy & Me” clothing I jumped at the chance. In My experience, matching parent and child outfits can be amazing, or they can be cheap and tacky. I had […]

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Solving Clothes Woes with a Capsule Wardrobe

Solving Clothes Woes with a Capsule Wardrobe

I don’t usually write about fashion because it’s not something I’ve ever been particularly interested in. It’s not that I don’t like clothes, I do, it’s just that I’m the wrong body shape and size for the clothes I love, and that has never been as true as it is now. There are so many wonderful things about being a mum. Seeing Baby grow and learn, the unconditional love, the feeling of purpose… Unfortunately, the effect pregnancy has had on my body has not been one of those things. Sure, I prepared myself to put on weight and lose a […]

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