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Let Dads Stay After Birth

I recently published a tweet that went semi-viral. Thankfully not FULLY viral because my phone can just about cope with the notifications as it is right now. Here is said tweet: Do you know what is really horrendous.. the fact they send dads home…

April 14, 2019

Newborn Nursery Plan

One of the most exciting things about finding out you’re pregnant is creating a plan in your mind of exactly how you want the nursery to be. We moved house just before Oscar was born, so his nursery was never a priority for us.…

February 11, 2018

12 Week Pregnancy Update

Woohoo! I’m finally 12 weeksΒ *celebration emojis*. I feel like I can breathe an actual sigh of relief at this point. I know I shouldn’t count my chickens yet (or my eggs?), but with my symptoms getting absolutely ridiculous, I can’t help but feel a…

October 15, 2017

9 Things I Miss About Being Childless

The days before we had Oscar seem like a distant memory now. He’s been with us for a year and a half, and during the times when he makes me feel like I am literally going insane, I can’t help but miss those childless,…

October 14, 2017

I’m Pregnant! 5 Week Update

It’s official. I am currently housing baby number 2 – and to be honest, I forgot how scary it actually is. I found out almost 2 weeks ago now and I must have been super early because I wasn’t due on my period at…

August 25, 2017

Breastfeeding: What I Wish I Had Known

I have already blogged about my struggles with breastfeeding,Β and it is the most viewed post of mine, still to this day. For those of you who don’t know, I breast fed for around 8 weeks, before I hopelessly threw in the towel and decided…

July 16, 2017

Being A Young Mum

This isn’t one of those generic posts about how much better it is being a young mum because you have more energy, and throwing shade at older mums. I am not in to that nonsense. Who are they kidding, IΒ never have energy.Β I also almost…

November 9, 2016

My Son Was Born With A VSD

The day O was born, we seemed to be inundated with people who would come in to my little booth on the ward to emphasise how healthy he looked, how his colour was amazing and of course, the whole, “isn’t he beautiful, look at…

October 22, 2016

Living With A Baby And A Cat

For those of you who don’t know, I accidentally, kind of, acquired a cat last year when I was 6 months pregnant and had no idea what to do. By this, I mean one day I didn’t want a cat and the next day…

October 18, 2016