This week is postnatal depression awareness week. The wonderful Sophie Farrow of Bad Mum collected stories from mother's to help bring awareness to PND and to allow mother's to say it as it is. I was very lucky to be involved in this week's campaign and would love if you could pop over to her… Continue reading PANDA awareness Week
So a few months ago I discussed the unfortunate reality that as parents we are all hit with. The decision to return to work or stay at home. At that time I was working two jobs part time in order to fit around my new family. Life was going well until I was hit by… Continue reading Working mama!
This week our books are all from the same author and all about the same patchwork elephant I grew up loving. My little one seems to enjoy these stories just as much, I don't know if it's the silly voices we put on or it's all the bright colours but she loves them either way.… Continue reading Books books books!
Yesterday we had fear like I've never felt before. We woke up hours before the baby and come 11:30 she finally awoke. To many this is the dream. For us this was not normal. Our little lady slept all morning, when she finally awoke she was weak, limp and somehow still tired. She was burning… Continue reading Sickness
This past two weeks my niece has been up staying with us all. She lives in England with her Dad (my brother) and her mum although separately. So it's not often we get to see the little pixie. When she is up though we do all w can to ensure she has lots of fun… Continue reading See you soon …
Dinner time can often become a drag. I like to eat healthy, eat quick and eat fresh. The problem is though that I very easily get stuck juggling the same five dishes every week. Stir-fry is a favourite when rushed off our feet and we love a good sweet potato curry but very easily you… Continue reading Stuck in a rut
This week we have all been struck down with the cold. Scott's god an immune system built from Titanium so only had a few sniffles and a scratchy throat. I however have been snorting, coughing and aching from head to toe. Quite literally since I've had headaches then tore off part of my toe nail,… Continue reading Sickness
And here's another installment of books books books! Another review of our favourite stories from bedtime and beyond. First up is a book we got from the library this week. the crocodile who didn't like water by Gemma Merino. This is a super cute book about a little crocodile who desperately wants to play with… Continue reading Books Books Books!
Before I had baby, tiredness had a whole other definition. A tough night's sleep simply meant that I'd drank too much caffeine (or prosecco) that day and a bad morning was one where I'd forgotten to put my phone on charge, then missed the bus. A late night was self inflicted, because who wants a… Continue reading Tiredness
Recently I spent some time getting my act together and trying to put my life back on the track I would like it to lead. I took on too much in recent weeks and my brain began to over heat and burnout. I stripped everything down got back to basics and spent time with my… Continue reading Geting my s**t together