Baby

Baby Essentials for the First Year

Kit has just turned one so naturally I’ve been reflecting a lot on the past year.  Something I have been thinking about – my baby essentials for the first year.  I wanted to share them with you for a few of reasons; For expectant parents to take a look For anyone who wants to buy […]

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Categories: Baby, Kit, Pregnancy, Squash Falconer

Kit & Kin

When I was pregnant I decided boy or a girl, I loved the name Kit.  I told a few of my friends and soon after one of them sent me a link.  www.kitandkin.com with the message, this nappy company is amazing! Kit & Kin is a fairly new company.  The founders, parents themselves, struggled to […]

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Categories: Baby, Health, Kit, Squash Falconer

Girl Power

I was recently asked by Kit & Kin what Girl Power means to me.  My thoughts initially go to words like confidence and strength.  I think particularly of women in sport, doing well in physical arenas and women daring to go for their dreams.  But the more I ponder the question and of course since […]

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Categories: Baby, Kit, Squash Falconer, Uncategorized

Getting back on it

Since coming out of hospital with Kit, last December, I’ve been keen to ‘get back on it’. To me ‘getting back on it’ meant doing some sport, forming some kind of routine and being slightly organised.  After months of bedrest and a couple of months not leaving Kit’s bedside in NICU even the smallest amount […]

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Categories: Adventure, Baby, GoPro, Health, Kit, Mountain, Mountains, Salomon, Ski Touring, Squash Falconer, Suunto, Tignes, Training

Coming Home

This was always going to be a hard blog to write.  For me there’s a fine line with social media about how much I’m happy with sharing and whilst I love sharing the good stuff I’ve never been that comfortable with sharing the not so good stuff.  But I feel like I’m living a bit […]

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Categories: Adventure, Baby, Kit, Pregnancy, Uncategorized

Kit & Kin – The Best Nappies With The Best Name!

I’m delighted to announce that Kit and I are ambassadors for Kit & Kin! Kit is 5wks old and her life, for now, is pretty much all about eating, sleeping and going to the toilet.  Choosing the most perfect nappy for her has been a top priority. When I got pregnant we quickly decided that […]

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Categories: Baby, Kit, Pregnancy, Squash Falconer

Everest, Giving Birth & the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

“What was harder Squash, Everest or having a baby?”.  I have been asked this question so many times since Kit was born and I definitely have the answer (keep reading to find out!).  But I’ve also been thinking about the similarities of both “events”. I never imagined climbing Everest 7 years ago would have helped […]

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Categories: Adventure, Baby, Food & Diet, Health, Kit, Mountain, Mountains, Pregnancy, Squash Falconer