I seem to be surrounded by people sharing their negative birth stories at the moment – everyone is so quick to tell you how painful, awful and traumatic the whole process is, but d’ya know what? Mine wasn’t like that. Whenever I tell my story, I’m told that women hate me. I’m told that I … Continue reading Felix’s Birth Story
Let's first address the elephant in the room. I am now 30. Yep, the big Three Zero. I made it! Hurrah and whatnot... OK, now that that's been dealt with, let's move on. I started this blog in Autumn of last year when fighting an inner battle on maternity leave. I loved spending time at … Continue reading A new direction for my 30s
Google is great 'n' all that, but sometimes it can be your worst nightmare. Suddenly, with nothing but guess work, blind speculation and a tap of the keyboard, you're a medical professional, diagnosing your child with the worst conditions known to man. Sometimes you've no choice but to assume that because you can't find the … Continue reading Google is great, but…
I've always loved seeing photos of babies entangled in spaghetti, head-to-toe in paint and exploring the joys of mud, so I was pretty keen to find out more about this whole 'sensory play' thing. I guess I first realised that Felix was becoming more aware of his senses when he fully embraced the foil blanket. … Continue reading Embrace the mess; all of it!
My top five completely irrational thoughts about going on maternity leave.
I really wish I was one of those empowering women who say they don't care what they look like. I am not one of those women.
VIDEO | Looking back over the last eight months, it's hard to believe how much Felix has grown!
My Q&A a day blogs are back with a bang for 2017! Hurrah, hooray, much celebration and whatnot...
I have been nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award. Here are my answers, and my set of nominations...
I'm returning to work full time. How do I feel about that? Guilty. Proud. Ashamed. Relieved. Like a bad mum. Like a good mum. Confused and conflicted, basically.