Our day with The Essential One!

I will admit that, of our 3 children, Martha has been the happiest and smiliest baby so far. She doesn’t do much crying or moaning…and her smile is like a beam from ear to ear! She’s not shy of a camera either, in fact over Christmas she almost seemed to pose!

So when I happened to see a company whom I had met at a blogging conference and whose clothes I adore asking for baby models for their Spring range, and we were local to the photo shoot, I thought ‘Why not?’ and I applied! And you can imagine just how excited I was when I heard that Martha was one of 3 baby girls who had been chosen for the shoot!

The Essential One, based in Bolton, have some lovely clothes which are perfect for newborn babies and babies in their early years. In fact, I wrote a post about their clothes and service just before Martha was born, adding their vests and sleepsuits to my Newborn Essentials list!

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Getting ready for our little one with The Essential One – a #CBias #Shop challenge!

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser.

37 weeksWell – here she or he is…our last scan yesterday at 36 weeks and 6 days… and in just over a week, on May 9th, we will finally get to meet our little wriggler – so as you can imagine, there has been an awful lot to get ready and prepared for our new arrival!

There are always loads of lovely things to buy to get prepared… decorations for the nursery, curtains, cuddly toys, BEAUTIFUL outfits, bath sets, play mats…the list is endless! But for me, I just want to sort the essentials – what do I really need in the first days and weeks? Because I know the rest can be sorted later!

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