I am a rare breed, I am one of those people who actually likes January (gasp). I like the idea of a fresh start and having a new year ahead and I really love reading everyone’s posts and watching those YouTube videos about what people are wanting to achieve in 2019. Normally at this time [...]
There isn’t anything that prepares you for being a mum to a preemie, I mean literally, it isn’t covered in any pregnancy books, NCT class or baby magazine, so when it happened to me I had zero idea what to expect. As someone who likes to be in control and to have all the information [...]
So, this week was a bit of a wake-up call for me, after bundling along through life and feeling like I had everything under control, I managed to collapse at a midwife appointment. After I had come to and been checked over the midwife asked me some fairly basic questions, including are you taking enough [...]
I couldn’t let baby loss awareness week go by without a post about my experience, but I have written about my miscarriage several times on a number of platforms, so instead I decided to think back to this time last year. I remember reading things online and being aware that it was baby loss [...]
Last weekend I had a very rare entire weekend with no plans and I took full advantage, I did some reading, house organisation, enjoyed a lovely warm bubble bath with a magazine, watched strictly (my favourite TV show) and movies while eating a takeaway pizza, had a Sunday roast – you name it. I decided [...]
There have been a couple of instances recently which have really made me contemplate the word and concept of success. Firstly an old friend from school wormed their way out of Facebook to say hello and ask how I was doing and what my life looked like now –so I told him. I’m 32, I [...]
A little update on where i've been the past 6 months and what will become of this blog in the future...