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The Week That Was: Captured #99

Hullo! Welcome to The Week That Was: Captured! Have you had a wonderful week?

The rules for #TWTWC are simple; link up one post about your week (it doesn’t have to be the whole week – it can just be one day, or your weekend)! It can be photographed, Instagrammed, written, videoed… basically in any format you wish! This linky is about capturing memories and I treat it a bit like an online diary. Please only link up relevant posts. Also, if you fancy commenting on other people’s posts that would be super too – everyone loves a comment!

Last week
hectic dadI loved Hectic Dad’s post last week about his daughter’s graduation – what an inspiring young lady and it oozed with Daddy Pride!

real housewifeI really enjoyed reading Lauren’s (The Real Housewife of Suffolk County) post last week – it sounded like she had a fab Mummy Date at the pub, and she looked wonderful in her new, bargain dress!

modern mummyI was happy to see Katy (Modern Mummy) back in the land of the blogging last week, and loved catching up on her adventures from the past few weeks – especially, her very exciting trip to Disney Land!

Our week
We sorted Busby’s bedroom out on Sunday and made it look beautiful!

Monday was “Maternity Monday” in The Harding Household! We spent the day buying everything required for the Baby and the Home Birth (shower curtains) and dropping off cheques etc. I also turned 36 weeks pregnant!


1. Busby’s room is taking shape! (Sunday) // 2. My new shelf (Sunday) // 3. 36 weeks pregnant! (Monday) // 4. Teeny purchases (Monday)

I was feeling absolutely shattered on Tuesday after another night of restless sleep, so we had a chill out day around the house. The sun was shining at lunchtime, so we had a picnic in the garden, and then I hammered some nails into walls to put up pictures.


5. Mama and Busby (Tuesday) // 6. Waiting for our picnic to start (Tuesday) // 7. The beginning of Baby’s picture wall (Tuesday) // 8. Our bedroom (Tuesday)

The same happened on Wednesday – I was far too emotional and exhausted to do much more than lie on the bed with Busby and read. Nick came home from work a bit early so I could have a lie down before dinner. He’s a good ‘un.

I managed to sleep on Wednesday night/Thursday morning (hurrah!) and therefore felt much more perky! Busby had her Nursery taster session in the morning, which was a disaster and made me feel full to the brim with Motherhood guilt… We had a lovely afternoon however, including a Costa date and a wander around our new village getting on with some life admin.


9. Teeny newborn hat! (Wednesday) // 10. Feeling exhausted like Mama (Wednesday) // 11. Off to her Nursery taster session (Thursday) // 12. Feeling Bumpy! (Thursday)

I was feeling pretty shattered again on Friday, and the weather was miserable, so Busby and I decided not to go into Beverley as I had planned, and had a day around the house instead. She helped me pick out some shoes for the wedding we’re attending this weekend, and had lots of snuggles in bed, reading and playing. I had a small “am I in labour?!” scare later on in the day…


13. Snuggles and reading in bed (Friday) // 14. Post-tantrum second sandwich… (Friday) // 15. Looking for shoes (Friday) // 16. “I like these party shoes Mummy… they’re mine!” Yes dear. (Friday)

We attended a wedding on Saturday, which I imagine will be beautiful! Fingers crossed the weather is good, as I think it’s mostly outside! (I’m writing this on Friday night!)

What have you been up to this week?

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  1. Erin @Yorkshiretots

    31st May 2015 at 7:48 am

    I love the decorating that you’re doing! Nesting done properly! That little cloud baby grow is fabulous as well. As always, great photos!
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  2. Lauren | Belle du Brighton

    31st May 2015 at 8:09 am

    Glad you had a chilled out week and cancelled some plans to relax, you obviously needed it! Hope the wedding you went to was fun!
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  3. Anna-Marie

    31st May 2015 at 8:16 am

    I am loving your interior pictures! Your house is looking lovely! It’s always good to cancel plans and just chill., I think it’s much needed! You have been so busy the past few weeks! Have a wondrful week ahead xx
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  4. Everything Mummy

    31st May 2015 at 9:13 am

    ahh love your grape balancing photo! miss my little shelf! Thanks for hosting #TWTWC
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  5. Kaye

    1st June 2015 at 11:42 am

    Not long now, I absolutely adore that Little Dreamer outfit, makes me so broody eek! Thanks for hosting. xx
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  6. Lins @Boo & Maddie

    1st June 2015 at 3:55 pm

    Thank you for hosting #TWTWC and I’m so glad to start joining in. I’m literally in awe of your amazing DIY stuff going on in the house since you moved in, I know you have a very obvious deadline but you’re going great guns and the nursery is looking just beautiful X
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  7. LittleOandMe

    2nd June 2015 at 12:32 pm

    I’m glad you could spent time just relaxing with Busby. Her room looks lovely, love the clouds :O
    I hope you had a fab time at the wedding!
    Thank you for hosting and I hope you have a lovely week
    Becky xx
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  8. Francesca Govier

    2nd June 2015 at 8:41 pm

    Awwww the teeny baby clothes!!!!
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  9. Kate ✚

    3rd June 2015 at 7:40 pm

    Love the picture wall 🙂 the embroidery hoop is adorable. Bet you’re so excited now. Have a great week x
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