My child is blessed with a gorgeous mop of blonde hair and has been since birth excluding the brief period of frontal baldness that plagues most newborns. Unfortunately he has never been a fan of having a hair cut and has screamed in 3 different barbers faces. Luckily for me his Nanny is a hairdresser… Continue reading Dear Diary – Today we got a haircut
My boobs. Once small but perfectly formed. Now small and imperfectly… well just imperfect really. Unfortunately breast feeding gives you the jugs of your dreams all the time you’re doing it but only if your dreams also include squirting anything within a 30ft radius with milk when your kid decides he’d rather look behind him… Continue reading Things That Have Changed Now I’m a Mum
I thought this would be fun to write as I always think to myself when I am rushing around how mental and different life is since firstly having Drake but also since going back to work. The daily dynamic of a working Mum varies so much depending on how much you work and how many… Continue reading A Day in Our Life
To my darling Drake, Sometimes it feels like you and I are the only people in the world. We share our days together and often our nights. You make me cry with joy, exhaustion, frustration, sadness, and love. When you lay next to me asleep I know I should be sleeping with you but I… Continue reading A Letter to My Baby Boy
I woke up yesterday renewed after a weekend of Easter fun – and full of chocolate – and decided I needed to get Drake into a nap routine or at least get him to nap not on me as we have become accustomed to because I simply can’t sit in front of the TV all… Continue reading Mum Diaries – Mum Envy (Memvy), Naps, Not Naps, and Milestones.
It’s Mothers Day here in the UK and it’s my first as an actual Mummy. (I still can’t really get my head around the fact I am a Mum, surely someone who still finds farts funny and says the F word so much can’t be a Mum??) But I am! So in honour of Mum’s… Continue reading Mother’s Day
Monday Not a bad sleep but could be better think i got 4-5 hours. Decide that i’ll sleep downstairs with Drake during the week as its uncomfortable feeding upstairs and I don’t like waking Giles. Spend the morning on the sofa with my boobs out watching the same episide of Greys Anatomy over 3 hours… Continue reading My first week as a SAHM