First Mothers Day

First Mothers Day is so exciting I was lucky enough to experience my first Mothers Day in 2017, a few days after Theo was born. He was 3 days early so he arrived just in time. Looking back, it seemed so surreal to celebrate Mothers Day as a Mum. However, it is even more surreal…

Returning to work after maternity leave

Returning to work after maternity leave Returning to work after maternity leave and adjusting to life after maternity isn’t easy and I was stuck between returning back to work or staying at home as a full time mum. Eventually, bills started to add up and I realised that realistically I need to work. The problem…

The reality of breastfeeding

The breast is best This is the common phrase that you hear everywhere when you’re pregnant. The truth is, breast is best. However, not everyone feels comfortable with it, nor will they be successful yet they will still get nagged to do it. I was apprehensive myself about whether I really wanted to or not.…

New beginnings…

BECOMING A MUM Wow, I remember it so clearly and how surreal it all felt. It really was the best feeling ever! Ellen our midwife left us to work out how to get Theo to latch on, which he did straight away. I couldn’t believe it! I didn’t want to go to sleep as I…