Surviving a Fortnight of Solo Parenting

I did it. I survived two weeks’ solo parenting. So I thought I’d reflect on the experience and explain why even though I’m completely exhausted, it’s been a positive, empowering experience and hugely beneficial to…

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On Choosing a Career Vs Staying At Home

Being a full time stay at home parent has never really been something I have ever really considered. I’ve always known I would want to have a career alongside raising the children. (Apart from a…

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On returning from maternity leave

Today marks the end of my first week back at work after returning from maternity leave so I thought I’d write about my thoughts on returning to to work after having a baby, now that…

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A Happy End to My Breastfeeding Journey

Breastfeeding Grace got off to a flying start. She fed with gusto from the moment she was born and only lost a few grams in weight in the first few days. Because she was so…

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My Second Birth Story – A Speedy VBAC

You can read about the birth of Edward here. Spoiler – he came of the sunroof, bum first. Typical Edward. Even though the birth of any baby is magical and special regardless of the method,…

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