One minute I was pregnant, the next I blinked and R is one year old! To celebrate I wrote a letter about our first year together so that I can look back and remember all the small details. Read More »
Since becoming a parent my to-do list seems to have no end. And, no matter how hard I try, I just can’t get through it all. So, perhaps it’s unsurprising that lately I’ve been noticing that I can’t finish a single task. I start a job but I just can’t seem to finish it before getting distracted by another. This poem is all about my struggles with juggling.Read More »
This week is my birthday and for the first time in a very long time I get to be a little bit self-indulgent. And to continue with that theme this blog is all about me. Well, if you can’t be a little self-indulgent on your birthday when can you be? So, here are 10 things you probably didn’t know about me.Read More »
Nappy rash sucks! No matter how hard you try to keep it at bay almost every baby will experience nappy rash at some point.Read More »
People keep pointing out how tired I look, and believe me I feel it too. But when they start to question why R isn’t sleeping I have to quickly point out that my tiredness isn’t always related to her sleeping routine. Don’t get me wrong that is a contributing factor too. But actually, the reason I’m tired is much more than my lack of sleep.Read More »
Last weekend we visited Pickwell Farm in Southampton to pick some pumpkins. We had a great morning and I highly recommend you go to your local pumpkin farm too, if you haven’t already. Don’t forget your wellies – you’ll need them!
I’m definitely not a pumpkin picking pro but here are some of my top tips to make sure you find the best pumpkin in the field.Read More »
I have a confession to make I am the worst Insta-mum! I often scroll through my Instagram feed overwhelmed with Insta-envy. How do all these mums do it? Where do they find the time? Are their lives really this picture perfect? Probably not. But I will never be one of them and here’s why. Read More »