Tuesday 7 May 2013

Trendy Tuesday - some warmer weather!

Yay! The sunshine has finally found us! I'm not sure how long for, but at last, it's been time to break out the sunnies, hats and even... SHOCK HORROR!  Shorts.  Not for me you understand.  I'm still stuck wearing laddered and unsightly compression tights rendering anything other than maxi dresses and leggings worn over the horrible (but helpful) tights impossible.  No, for Ethan.

I thought I'd share a few of this outfits from the last seven days.

Top Left:

T shirt - Boys & Girls
Leggings - Polarn O Pyret (old)
Socks - Ted Baker

Top Right:

Sunglasses - H&M
Jacket - Hatley
Leggings - DUNNS via bebaboo.com

Bottom Left:

Hat - Asda
T Shirt - as before
Star print shorts - H&M
Socks - Next (old)

Bottom Right:

Hat - as before
Vest - Cath Kidston (last season)

Trendy Tuesday will probably go a bit quiet from here on in... well, for a few weeks at least.  I'm 38+2 weeks pregnant now, and whilst I know I could easily go on to 42 weeks before baby arrives, I want to make sure I'm not pressurising myself to be doing anything beyond keeping the house ticking over and relaxing as much as I can.  When I was pregnant with Ethan, I went on maternity leave quite early and I didn't blog.  I spent loads of time just relaxing and reading.  This time around, I've got Ethan to look after, make sure he gets to preschool, keep the house running (which always takes more effort when there's more than two of you!), keep food shopping, cooking etc.  You know the drill!!  Blogging is too easy to continue with in a way.  Unlike with maternity leave from work, you can always blog.. your phone is always there, your laptop near by.  I'm going to have to force myself to take a bit of a step back.  That doesn't mean nothing will be happening on the blog.  I have a couple of reviews that need to be written up and published and I hope to do a weekly pregnancy post, but other than that, I'm planning to take a break until the baby arrives and I feel up to blogging again.  I hope this won't put people off popping by and reading.  I will be back to normal one day, but for now, for me, I need to slow things down.

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  1. Good luck with the pregnancy and the baby and make the most of the break! Lovely spring photos of Ethan, it's so good to finally dress for spring/ summer. I particularly like his hat and the Cath Kidston vest :)

  2. Some fab outfits, I love the CK vest, both my kiddo's have outgrown their CK clothes, time for some new bits I think xx

  3. I love the Cath Kidson, never looked in there for kids clothes before!

  4. He always looks so fab, i love the Cath Kidston vest. I haven't linked up this week as i seem to have had so much going on.
    Good luck with the baby, and enjoy your blogging break xx


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