Every woman who goes through pregnancy goes through it themselves. Every pregnancy is unique. Everyone is different after all. This was my experience… some of it may be familiar… none of it may be and that’s perfectly normal. I found out I was pregnant the Thursday after our wedding on the Saturday. Took the test […]Read More Pregnancy: It was the best of times… it was the worst of times
I’m in a group online. A wonderful group full of wonderful women who support and build each other up. We have the hole (it belongs to someone but wont mention her here). Its our Room 101. Many who have wronged us have been sent there… now for my submission. COMPETITIVE MUMS. You know the mums […]Read More Competitive Mums… get in the hole
Children see magic because they look for it. — Christopher Moore Childhood is fleeting. I struggle with the fact that Isaac is soon to be 2. Before I know it he’ll be off to school, then uni or work and then be married with kids of his own. A lot of people are preoccupied […]Read More Let Kids be Kids
I’m about to get soppy. This post is about my boy. My boy arrived screaming back in July 2017… 8lbs10oz of perfection. Isaac… the first boy’s name Derek and I agreed on. Its meaning ‘he laughs/will laugh. Laughter’. Never has a name been more apt. Such a happy little boy. His giggles warm the cockles […]Read More My Son. My World.
Motherhood. Marriage. Life. I’m winging it… I dont even pretend I know anything. I wish I could be one of those women who have it all together. Instead I’m lucky if I get out the house in one piece. That’s life though. It’s a messy complicated thing. The thing that’s important though is support. You […]Read More Winging it.
Self care. It’s important. You have to be selfish once in a while. Since being back at work I’ve struggled to get the balance. The mum guilt building each day as I’m not at home with my precious boy, the stress of work and getting back on top of my game there after 7months away…. […]Read More Self Care: Happy Mum
Ok first official post (who counts the intro?!!)… here it goes… is it just me or are there next to no good parenting groups at the weekends? I’m putting it out there… I’m rubbish at making mum friends, friends in general and would LOVE if there were more groups at the weekend when I’m actually […]Read More Is it just me? Or…