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New year, new me? unlikely! I've come to realise that instead of setting myself up to fail in the new year, I simply need to be kinder to myself
Breastfeeding Parenting

Breastfeeding, a Convenient Excuse?

“Sorry I can’t come, the baby won’t take a bottle.” Breastfeeding has become my go to excuse. I cancelled my driving lessons before I even started them because Carrie won’t take a bottle. I want to join the gym but can’t because Carrie won’t…

14th May 2019
Newborn Parenting

Surviving The Early Days of Motherhood {AD}

Sponsored by ASDA Little Angels I’m lucky enough to have had two lovely births. Whilst unexpected and very dramatic, Aria’s unplanned homebirth was absolute perfection. I look back at that crazy day and can’t help but smile. A lot. I have fond memories of…

3rd May 2019
Parenting Pregnancy

I’m Jealous of My Pregnant Friends

I always wanted two girls, and now I have two girls. My family is done. So why am I jealous of my pregnant friends? I scroll through facebook and see a pregnancy announcement, I congratulate my friend, but I can’t help that feeling. I…

8th April 2019
Transitioning from one to two children
Parenting

Transitioning from One to Two

Transitioning from one to two children has been so much harder than I ever expected. I had a glimpse of just how difficult it was going to be on the first night at home. All was well until bedtime; Aria didn’t understand why she…

15th January 2019