I’m sat here looking at my kids playing together. I feel emotional! There are 8 years between them and the youngest has just been given the right of passage by
In a single moment you’re a parent and nothing will ever be the same again as this little person needs you for everything. It’s a lot of pressure and can
“To be a good parent, you need to take care of yourself so that you can have the physical and emotional energy to take care of your family” Michelle ObamaYep
“Just because everything is different doesn’t mean anything has changed.” Irene Peter I’m not sure how I feel about this quote.In some respects yes this is true! But in others not.
My Medicated Pregnancy. A tale of working through shame, guilt and depression as a mum to be and parent.
Trigger warning; this post covers an unpleasant (but later discredited) way of talking about taking anti-depressants while pregnant by a health professional and may be triggering for some. ‘A Toxic
GUEST BLOG BY HELEN **Trigger Warning** I always hoped I’d be robust enough to tell my story. I kept a diary of events since our conception journey began back in
GUEST BLOG BY AMY **Trigger Warning** My partner & I met later in life & so we knew what we wanted & things moved quickly! After 16 months together we
**TRIGGER WARNING** I’m going to be bold and share something very personal with you all, in the hopes that it encourages others to speak up, seek help, or know that
2020 has become an unprecedented year and we’re only halfway through it. We’re on the cusp of slowly returning to life ‘as normal,’ but there are challenges ahead that we
Has anyone heard this old chestnut when pregnant? Not particularly reassuring, is it?⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀If you are expecting twins, what a wonderful thing. Two little bundles of scrumptiousness! But if your bump
In this mini series, I’ve asked women I respect and admire to share their perspectives on this upcoming election. A term I use to describe what I do in my