So, my resolution of posting a blog every two weeks went well! Today my brand new baby is six weeks old. Six weeks felt like a big milestone for me […]

Since Sophie was born I think Damien and I have spent a maximum of one night apart at any one time, and as far as I can remember that’s only […]

So we got thrown a little curve ball today; after expecting to have to wait until September for Sophie to start nursery, we got a call from the nursery we […]

Pregnancy - Enjoying the First vs Enduring the Second

Pregnancy is wonderful, isn’t it?  It’s ever so slightly less wonderful when it’s your second pregnancy.  I don’t even dare to imagine what pregnancy feels like when you’ve already got […]

This post comes to you partly from the realisation that it’s been far too long since my last post, not so much because I think people want to hear what […]

Not many people will hear ‘miscarriage’ and not wince in some way.  Hearing the word miscarriage provokes a range of reactions from awkwardness of not knowing what to say, to […]

Tiny Talk Baby Signing - Our Fab, Fun Signing Journey

Sophie and I started Tiny Talk Baby Sign classes when she was just 5 months old, and it is still one of our favourite times of the week! Ask Sophie […]

This post is all about time.  How it goes quickly, how it goes slowly.  How children have no concept of time, and the good and bad that goes along with […]

Leaving Your Comfort Zone (Your House.  Leaving Your House.)

I’ve charged the tablet through the correct hole this time (it helps), whipped up some cookie dough (already eaten, obvs), and got my writing head on.  Sort of.  I’ve also […]

I'm Still Here, and It's Half Term Already! (Boredom-Busting Ideas for the West Midlands)

My new year’s resolution was to post more frequently. So that’s going well. Seriously, though, I really am struggling to open a blank document and start typing lately, and although […]