For those of you that don’t know, I was furloughed from 1st April – 31st August, and so E was at home with me for 5 solid months. It was like being on maternity leave all over again. It was intense, I cried a lot, BUT I’ve also had an amazing amount of quality timeContinue reading “Starting Nursery (Again)…”
Being a mum is hard. We don’t get to sleep as much as we want, we have to hide and eat chocolate, we sacrifice our bodies; and, we have to give up a big chunk of freedom, but it is all worth it. It truly is. However, what no one signed up for is allContinue reading “Under Pressure”
It’s World Breastfeeding Week & I’ve also just hit a milestone of boobing the gremlin for 18 months; so, it felt like an appropriate time to get my thoughts out about my relationship with the wonderful and complicated world of breastfeeding. I’m very lucky in that I didn’t have a difficult start; we didn’t haveContinue reading “My Relationship with Breastfeeding”
A few weeks ago, one of my mum friends messaged me asking what to put in a Maternity Leave gift for a couple of women at her work. As she’s already a mum, she wanted to fill the gifts with things for the mums-to-be, because us mums often get forgotten about in the postpartum gift-givingContinue reading “Top 5 postpartum products”
What do one year olds do all day?