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 couldn’t sleep with us and Carrie could and I could see why, all of us were sleeping in one room, apart from her, she had to…

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How I’ve Evolved Since Becoming a Mum {AD}

*This post is sponsored by Johnson’s Baby UK, who will also be evolving soon…* I was the perfect parent before I become a parent. I imagined that I would spend my days lovingly crafting with my children, baking with them and just generally dedicating my entire life to them. I hadn’t considered that those things would stress me out beyond belief, that I would have to mentally prepare myself to bake with…

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Introducing Carrie Cornelius

If you haven’t already seen my social media updates or guessed by the lack of blog posts, I have some news for you! We welcomed our second daughter, Carrie, into the world on her due date at the end of August weighing 7lbs. Whilst I didn’t get the water birth that I wanted it was perfect and so is she. We are all doing well and really enjoying life as…

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Pregnancy Number 1 vs Pregnancy Number 2

While the majority of my pregnancy symptoms are the same second time around, I’m not. Pregnancy number one was full of excitement, fear of the unknown and marking every single memory. Pregnancy number two is going by in a haze and I’m pretty sure that these past five months have been the fastest five months ever, in history Pregnancy  1 – Bought a selection of pretty baby clothes in various…

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Defined by Tiredness

“If you’re so tired why don’t you just go to bed?” I never just do nothing. If I want ‘me time’ the only option is to stay up late, usually watching back to back episodes of trashy TV on Netflix. I’m tired, I should be in bed, but sometimes I want to do nothing. Just sit and do nothing. I thought it would get better when she started play school. 2…

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