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A Bookworm Mum

The thing about trying to get poems published is that the sheer bloody admin involved is practically a full-time job in itself. The deadlines, the rules, the formatting, the online submissions, the stamps and self-addressed envelopes… I had to create a spreadsheet just to keep tabs on where I’d submitted what to and when, and if there’s one thing I loathe in this life it is spreadsheets. 116 more words


To the new mum with EDS, from your fellow spoonie

First of all, congratulations. I bet that little bundle of joy is absolutely gorgeous!

I was lucky enough to welcome my own daughter into the world in January of this year, so I know how tough pregnancy and delivery with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) can be. 484 more words

Chronic Illness

Choosing a childminder

I’m able to sit here and write this post at the moment because my eldest is with my childminder and my youngest had a bottle before we left so is currently snoozing in the pram next to me whilst I sip on a relished coffee. 985 more words

New Mum

Baby nappy change clutch wallet with wipeable change mat and pockets for nappy and wipes.

My new item for you this week is this baby change clutch. There are quite a few nappy clutches around, with space for a nappy and some wipes. 142 more words


Sitting on the toilet

Just a quick post tonight.

Hands up who goes to the toilet and then totally sit there an extra 5 mins than you need to to get some peace and quiet? 326 more words


Guest Post - Postpartum Thyroid Problems

Guest post written by Emma Ciarleglio

I’d like to raise awareness for postpartum thyroid problems by telling my personal story.

Information About the Thyroid Gland… 726 more words


My Baby pregnancy update - possible concerns - Posterior Urethral Valve???

Hey all, so this is something new.
As my pregnancy comes to the end I have had a few concerns which I wanted to share to possible meet other mums + dads who’s little ones have the same complications. 1,270 more words