I've always wanted to be a mum, ever since I can remember. I was that cliche little girl who wrapped teddies in blankets and pretended they were babies and kept them safe. Once I got older the reality of what being a mum was quickly dawned on me, it definitely wasn't as I played it … Continue reading Pregnancy – The smiles, scares and symptoms.
I'm a sucker for skincare products. Doesn't matter how much I have, I always buy more. There's just so many products out there isn't there?! And they all seem to claim to do the same thing. We certainly aren't stuck for choice. I'm not a one brand kinda gal, except for Clinique. That's my absolute … Continue reading Oh so glowy.
Today has been a triumph! Jack and I managed to get out to our first baby class. Baby massage. We have been out the house heaps together but never really had to be somewhere for a certain time like today. If we go out as a family at the weekend it doesn't really matter if … Continue reading Baby massage.
The first few days with Jack were almost easy. Yeah, I was struggling with breastfeeding but all in all I thought we cracked it. I remember sitting one night while Jack was sound asleep with smug proudness. My baby fed (albeit not easily) and then slept on repeat. Oh, how I was wrong. It was … Continue reading Reflux, colic and extended baby blues.
I’ve been completely overwhelmed with the amount of lovely comments and messages regarding my first post. I’ve had mums I’ve not spoken to in years, some from the other side of the world and ones I’m very close with telling me my story has helped them in some way or another. The sole purpose of … Continue reading Happy Holly.
When I was pregnant I was convinced I would breastfeed for the first 6 months of my child's life. I was living in a naive first time mum bubble. I read all the books on it, I listened to the midwives tell me how to get the 'perfect latch' and I googled excessively. I was … Continue reading Breastfeeding.