12 Things I’ve Learnt About Parenting in 2016

So, we're technically still relatively new at this parenting malarkey. I mean, my child doesn't even answer back yet as her vocabulary currently only stretches as far as "cheese", "shoes", "snack", "tea", "mummy", "daddy", "baby" and "no". I only really have toddler tantrums to go on at the minute (this is going to come back … Continue reading 12 Things I’ve Learnt About Parenting in 2016

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

Christmas has always been a big thing in our family, not big as in 50 people sitting around a table fighting over the carrots, it was always just me, my brother and my mum and dad; but it was always made a big deal of. And that has carried through into our little family now, I … Continue reading It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

9 Differences between your 1st and 2nd pregnancies…

Before we were lucky enough to conceive our second imminent arrival, and even before we were graced with Lyla’s presence into the world, I would read all these articles and blogs and think to myself “Ah, that’s not true, every pregnancy is the same”. How wrong could I be?! But if I let myself get … Continue reading 9 Differences between your 1st and 2nd pregnancies…

Decide. Breathe in. Breathe out, and decide.

This is not the blog I set out to write when I woke up this morning, but this is life, and I think we all know that things can change in an instant. So, the tone of this post is an aside from my usual ramblings. They will return tomorrow, but today is different. As … Continue reading Decide. Breathe in. Breathe out, and decide.

“Can I have a shower in the morning, please?”

Yes, I did actually find myself saying this to the hubby on Tuesday evening (as we lay in bed checking our social media respectively, how romantic). Oh, how times have changed! Of course, just to clear this up, I do shower every day, its just usually a quick dip once the baby is in bed. … Continue reading “Can I have a shower in the morning, please?”