It’s been a while…!

7 and a half months after giving birth, and I’m starting to feel like myself again. Looking back, my expectations of parenthood were pretty unrealistic. I thought I’d bounce back into shape (or get into better shape than I ever as before), I thought it be full of energy, bright ideas and always out and […]

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39 Hours later…

Yes, that’s right! From start to finish, 39 hours and then he was here! Joshua was born on Friday June 29th at 13:17 and it was on the Tuesday prior that I started to feel like shit! I’d had an uncomfortable Monday night, and woke up not feeling so great, but I forced myself to […]

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Take a look inside my hospital bag – The only list you need.

So I started putting things to one side, for the hospital bag, at around 25 weeks. I was feeling super organised and still had enough energy to think about it then. However, it then went to the back of my mind until week 35, when I started getting some early labour signs (tummy ache, loosening […]

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Top baby freebies to get before your little one arrives.

I read a post on Facebook last week, in one of my ‘Mum to be’ groups, written by a lady asking whether or not the freebies you can get (particularly from Emma’s Diary) were even worth getting. I understand that people may not have the opportunity to get into town and pick these things up, […]

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