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Unexpected Shower...

My little girl,

Tonight daddy tried putting you on my shoulders for the first time. We didn’t know that you would throw up on my head forcing me to take a night shower. 22 more words

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Clubbercise - Mums get fit!

Having giving birth to a tiny human being over 2 months ago, and making up for the lack of off-limit foods during pregnancy by eating my body weight in Brie and cured meats over Christmas, I decided that instead of moping about feeling like a right old lump I’d best get off my increasingly large backside and do some exercise. 712 more words

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First food milestone

We have conquered solid foods! First food is oatmeal and she likes it!

The First Year

The Truth.

What people don’t tell you about motherhood is that it can come with a profound amount of sadness. In a world full of social media and everyone wanting to portray themselves in the best light possible cause people are so judgemental and opinionated now a days. 1,341 more words

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You will not remember...

My little girl,

This week has been a particularly rough week for your mommy and daddy. It is true that when things go wrong, it comes in waves and your mommy does believe that people are never given more than they can handle. 522 more words

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Baby Cinema - our trip to Odeon Newbies in Coventry


Well this was a new experience. Cinema AND baby…how could this possibly work I asked myself. Won’t he hate it? Won’t I spent 95% of the time trying to shhh him and miss the entire film? 357 more words

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The first year (10 things)

As I enter my second year as a parent to a child with Down Syndrome I reflected on some things I’ve learned, observed and thought about over the first year…. 1,022 more words

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