No, the housework can’t wait.

I have chosen to share my views today surrounding becoming a new Mother and juggling the daily household tasks and general maintenance around the home. Something I am sure that all Mum’s dread. I have decided to write about this as it plays a big part in my life, perhaps more so than it should.Continue reading “No, the housework can’t wait.”

Please Sir, may I have some more? The struggle with newborn feeding on demand.

Since having discovered I was pregnant, the one thing I really wished to do, exclusively for the first six months of my baby’s life was to breastfeed. I don’t know where this idea had initially drawn from, I, nor any of my siblings were breastfed and I didn’t openly know of any babies who were.Continue reading “Please Sir, may I have some more? The struggle with newborn feeding on demand.”

Mum style? What Mum style??

I am definitely a self confessed poser AND clothes horse. I love nothing more than a good shopping spree and shopping for clothes comes top of the list. Style and fashion has always been a passion of mine since my teenage years, I have spent many hours with my head stuck in the wardrobe orContinue reading “Mum style? What Mum style??”

Body positive and pregnancy. The postpartum race to recovery.

From the moment I discovered I had fallen pregnant right through to the end of pregnancy, I battled with many insecurities. The inevitable weight gain, the swollen feet and wrists, the bloating and the terrible acne. The lot. I was not one of those women who suited being pregnant – disappointing enough, I never hadContinue reading “Body positive and pregnancy. The postpartum race to recovery.”

Eleanor Paisley Ross – Through the lens. Week one.

I have chosen to share some of my favourite photographs of Eleanor in her first week as a newborn. I couldn’t wish for a better baby, what a little gem. Yes, she cries. Yes, I have had sleepless nights but that’s all part of the package and the fun. I couldn’t have wished for aContinue reading “Eleanor Paisley Ross – Through the lens. Week one.”

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! Five years of friendship, two years of bliss, one baby and an engagement later..

Around five years ago by a chance encounter on my birthday night out, I bumped into Euan who was out on his brothers stag do. Now I don’t recall much details of this night, it was my birthday. I was young, drunk and celebrating. Euan claims he can recall the whole night, much of itContinue reading “HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! Five years of friendship, two years of bliss, one baby and an engagement later..”

My induction to Labor. Meltdowns included.

When you think of the birth of your first child, the first thing that you think of is the excitement and the adrenaline rush. The waters breaking, running off to hospital in the early hours with your partner in a mad rush. How naive was I to think that it would be so easy? InContinue reading “My induction to Labor. Meltdowns included.”

Fifth percentile baby. What does this mean? The last weeks of my pregnancy spent full of worry and anxiety.

    At 37 weeks pregnant, finished up with work and newly enjoying a spell of maternity leave, I didn’t expect one of my last midwife appointments to have me leaving teary eyed, panicked and uncertain of what was next to come. All being well and keeping in good health; eating well, getting my 5Continue reading “Fifth percentile baby. What does this mean? The last weeks of my pregnancy spent full of worry and anxiety.”

Embracing the last few weeks of living as a couple. Taking time out with my man.

With my due date fast approaching, I have been keen to spend as much time with my partner as I can (in between naps and early bed times), doing the things which we love or doing nothing at all, it doesn’t matter, any time together is precious. It is so important to me that weContinue reading “Embracing the last few weeks of living as a couple. Taking time out with my man.”

A weekend in my City. Taking a back seat and spending precious time with loved ones.

It is hard to believe that I have reached the stage of 32 weeks pregnant. How? Where has the time gone?!  Am I actually pregnant?! Sometimes I think I have just made this whole scenario up in my imagination. This can’t be for real. Surely? I can confirm however, I am not imagining this. IContinue reading “A weekend in my City. Taking a back seat and spending precious time with loved ones.”

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