I enjoy toilet trips on my own (rarely), buying baby clothes (often), & hot cups of coffee (ok, they're cold).
I used to force us to go to certain toddler groups for a couple of different reasons.⠀– Friends used to go to them.⠀– Everyone else raved about them so surely it was all in my head?⠀– It was routine.⠀– I felt some kind of odd loyalty.⠀– If we just went ONE MORE time then surely […]
I’ve recently started posting more about Rorys development on my personal Facebook account and with any updates about Rory and his autism I get a lot of comments like “you’re doing such a great job with him” and “he’s so lucky to have you” And I want to scream… “No, you don’t understand… I’m an […]
I will never forget the evening that Elin was born. My second-born child. That sweet girl came into the world like a storm in a teacup! She wasn’t a happy bunny! She came into the world angry and tearful. Hey, I’d be pretty upset to move house too! I was wheeled down to the recovery […]
“When we feel insignificant, sometimes we hold onto anything that made us significant. Even if its a negative thing.” So recently I had a bit of a lightbulb moment while listening to Jen Sincero. I was folding washing and listening to an audiobook (you do you boo) when I had this random epiphany. By the […]
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 […]
Lets just start this article off with a little disclaimer. This is coming from someone who lost all of the baby weight but still has the same discord with my post-baby body as everyone else. This isn’t to suggest that I don’t feel incredibly grateful to have lost the weight but to say that “the […]