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Eight Weeks and Two Days

There is something about the giving and taking of advice as a mum that means for some it’s almost impossible to get it right.

There is nothing I love more than sitting with a group of other mums, whose babies or children are at similar stages to mine and swapping ideas. 376 more words

An alternative baby checklist...

Might be pretty obvious, but I like my lists, and with an impending due date for our firstborn I used many a baby checklist. With no previous experience it’s pretty daunting not knowing what to buy to raise a new human. 873 more words

Pink For Girls, Blue for Boys. 

While pregnant, one of the main reasons I didn’t want to find out whether I was having a boy or a girl was I didn’t want them to have a personality mapped out for them before they had even arrived on this earth. 508 more words


Out Out postpartum 

It’s been 12 weeks since Evie was born, 12 weeks post partum, 12 weeks I’ve been able to enjoy a glass of wine again 🍷 … 306 more words

First Time Mum

Tummy Time and Head Holding

Tummy time with Evie use to be so difficult, it was definitely what she disliked the most about our morning routine.

She would rather just lay there with her head resting on the blanket sucking the life out of it. 308 more words

First Time Mum

Teddy's First Swim

On Friday I took Teddy for his first swimming lesson. There’s a few things I feel we’ve missed out on due to my anxiety about meeting strangers but swimming was the one thing I was adamant I wanted to do with him. 614 more words


A roller coaster ride

Being a mother is like getting on the wildest roller coaster ride. It is full of ups and downs, twists and turns. No two days are the same. 732 more words