While I was pregnant, my husband and I moved home to be nearer to our families and to his job. We debated long and hard over how much to spend on a house based on the need or otherwise of the two of us to work full time. In the end we plumped for a […]Read more "New baby v Working Mother"
We are almost three months into this journey of being a little family and of parenting a little one. I feel like we have done so much as a unit already. While I’m just simply ecstatic that my little munchkin arrived relatively safely and is happy and healthy, hands up I’m a competitive parent! I […]Read more "Baby Milestones, Competitive Parenting, And Yes My Son’s A Genius!"
I caught up on BBC Two’s Special Forces Ultimate Hell Week last night. Despite the running around carrying giant logs, packs that weigh almost as much as you do and SAS interrogation, I couldn’t help but envy this soaked, shivering, filthy bunch! Why? Well because they got a whole four hours sleep, snuggly tucked into […]Read more "Sleep Deprivation!"
Pregnant? Confused, puzzled, anxious? Well I know I am! There are so many questions when you are facing the birth of your first child. There are the practical questions around birth and labour, and then there are the slightly taboo ones around personal feelings and ways of doing things. Everyone has a totally different experience […]Read more "It’s a collab! The mum to be be, asks the new mummy all of those difficult questions!"