I enjoy toilet trips on my own (rarely), buying baby clothes (often), & hot cups of coffee (ok, they're cold).
This year Rich was made redundant which has made us HAVE to get really savvy with where our money was going. The biggest drain on our pocket was our food shopping by a country mile so I made it a mission to cut our food bills by at least 60% and now we consistently spend […]
You go to paint your nails and you just know the second you get to the dryish but tacky crucial stage your baby is going to wake up demanding milk or your toddler is going to wake up and for a pee. All things that involve your hands ending up in your nail varnish to […]
SNACKS – the snacking stage is absolutely one of my favourite stages. Life just gets so much easier when you can solve problems with snacks. Can I get an amen? It is, however, really easy to get into a habit of giving our kids things like biscuits, crisps and other processed goods at snack time. […]
As a Boy Mum, you hear it so often. “We must raise men to respect women, we must raise men to be kind to women, we must raise men to never put down a women”, all of which, I agree with! (Apart from one person, I can’t remember their name, who once stood on stage […]
My birth with my second child, Elin, was a positive VBAC birth story that was – pretty much – exactly the birth I’d dreamt of. Postpartum, my body recovered so much better, not only pysically, but also mentally. My mindset was so much lighter which in hindsight was a miracle as I didn’t need any […]
So, a question I get asked a LOT is “VBAC, do I or don’t I?” – there really is no right answer as its so personal to each and every person so I can only discuss this from my own experience. For me, the idea of having a vaginal birth was a big deal. It […]