Wednesday

Mama & Mini Wishlist

So, lately I have found myself wandering around the children's section of all my favourite stores and bypassing the 'grown up' section. It's been all about the homeware for a while now anyway but now shopping has reached a whole new level.
I was wandering in H&M the other day (I was desperately searching for cute leggings for Olive- I didn't find any) and I found myself walking past rails of gorgeous new seasonal clothes in ladieswear. I felt a little fed up. Hard done by maybe. "When will I be able to buy myself something again?!" I'm sure the answer is similar to "probably never!" or at least "hardly ever".

I do love buying for my little lady and it'll only get even more fun buying for her as she grows older but I do wish to treat myself every now and again. Even if it's a new jumper or pair of sunglasses or even a new Essie nail polish.

These are a few luxuries that are in my favourites. My Neom candle is very nearly out and I've wanted to replace it for a while and they have some gorgeous scented ones at the minute. Anything Lavender or Rose is a winner for me. They are quite Luxe but hey a girl is worth it right? And they last for ages. 
I have wanted to add to my Jo Malone collection for some time. My scent is Wild Bluebell, I wear it all the time- even if I'm having a Pyjama day- it makes me feel good... and smell great! I really want to try the Earl Grey & cucumber (for obvious reasons!!!) and the English Pear & Freesia- that one just sounds gorgeous. 
As a new mama I rarely get a moment to myself let alone to paint my nails but these Essie spring colours are just perfect and I'm sure I can convince S to have Olive cuddles?! Also the Mama Mio cream is more of a necessity- I had the Tummy Rub which I wore religiously and worked wonders! Oh, also Rose chocolate wafers--- I don't really need to say anything!! 


As mentioned, I spend most of my time searching the internet during nighttime feeds looking for wonderful things for baby. I honestly can't resist. I have probably been doing this for months now! Honestly. A few things I have my eye on are some natural products for bath time- Neal's Yard sound so lovely and natural. We have the soap already for when we need it for her- it smells great. 
I also have my eye on the Lavender pillow mist. I'm not sure if it's suitable for newborn but if it is I am definitely making it my next purchase. Olive has a small lavender filled pouch in her cot already but this would be just perfect. Anything to help with sleep.
I am also obsessed with wooden toys. I am not one for the brightly coloured plastic toys you can get everywhere. They just don't last very long and they mostly have annoying sounds and rhymes. I really love the old-fashioned style toys and I have stumbled across some organic, natural wooden games that I will be purchasing for my dear little lady. 
Also, this yellow mac... well, she just HAS to match her Mama right?!

What is on your wishlist? Or do you have a Mini wishlist too? 

6 comments:

  1. I'm desperate for that yellow mac for Marnie so we can match!!!

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  2. Awww, that yellow mac is so cute! I've been looking for one in an adult size, but I can't seem to find one anywhere :(

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  3. I'm going on a Shibori workshop (natural dying) on Saturday. Looking at those muslins I think I may be able to create something similar to that after a little practice! I was going to have a go on bedsheets, but now I'm feeling inspired :)

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  4. I can imagine baby clothes just drawing you in haha - I'm the same when shopping for nieces and nephews.

    Lizzie Dripping

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  5. Jo Malone's English Pear and Freesia scent was my wedding perfume, so I can wholeheartedly recommend it :) Every time I wear it, it brings back wonderful memories!

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