Long time no blog.

I’ve taken an accidental hiatus from blogging lately. I guess I’ve just been so busy trying to figure out our new routine with me going back to work and putting everything else on the back burner until I felt content I had cracked it. Maybe another reason is I’ve just been so busy running after... Continue Reading →

The inevitable guilt.

I love Instagram and all social media, it’s introduced me to so many amazing mums. Friendly helpful women who are ready to message you with lovely words of encouragement and support. Women who I’ve got countless advice from, and in turn give back when asked. Although paired with this comes the mums who look flawless,... Continue Reading →

Hair, or a lack off: a postpartum rant.

Let’s talk about postpartum hair. More specifically postpartum hair loss. What a joy, you spend 9 months give or take carrying around a baby in your stomach which is ridiculously hard work. Going through hours of labour, the crazy first few weeks where your body genuinely has no idea if it’s coming or going. You... Continue Reading →

My Birth Story.

I want to share my birth story with you all, you lucky bunch! I'm going to explain my birth in quite (mundane) detail because I always felt reading birth stories when I was pregnant helped me. Also, I'm going to try keep details to a minimum but what's a birth story without some mucus talk?... Continue Reading →

Baby massage.

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 →

Happy Holly.

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 →

Breastfeeding.

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 →

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