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Pizza Making Party with Pizza Express

So one thing I LOVE about being a blogger, is getting invited along to awesome events, openings and restaurants. So when Pizza Express invited me and pal Fiona (one half of the Greedy Sisters), to a pizza making party at their restaurant on Oxford Street, Manchester – who was I to say no?!

What’s more, it was on a Wednesday evening and I NEVER go out on a Wednesday evening any more, so I jumped at the chance!Continue reading

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The First Scan – My Pregnancy

The 6 and a half weeks between finding out I was pregnant and the first scan (also known as the “dating scan”), were the longest 6 and a half weeks of my life!

Until the first scan, all you have to prove your pregnant is a stick you’ve pee’d on and nausea! So that first scan was one of the most significant and anxious moments ever! I felt quite calm about it all until the few days leading up to it, when I felt sick, had headaches and some serious butterflies in my tummy!

Luckily, my hubby is very laid-back and helps me not to worry in life…he’s a positive thinker. I, on the other hand, am a worrier! So although I knew chances were that everything would be okay at this point, I was still incredibly anxious and full of “what-ifs”.Continue reading