Being Thankul

During my recent 5 day stay in hospital, it may not have felt long to others but to me it felt like forever. (If you’re not aware, I was recently in hospital with some concerns over how our bubba was doing; which you can read about here) I just needed to be home. With my […]

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I’m Not ‘Just’ a Parent!

When I got a full-time job back in June 2018, I got a lot of comments along the lines of: “That’s nice, it’ll keep you busy won’t it?” While it was meant as a boost and nothing less than positive, it wasn’t. It was said with blissful ignorance and demeaned everything I had been working […]

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32 Week Pregnancy Update

Well, I am writing this from my hospital bed. As soon as I heard that I may be staying longer, Jamie brought me up my laptop so that I can actually make some use of my time here and get some uninterrupted work done (horray!) As some of you will be aware, I have been […]

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8 Things I Love About Autumn

Seeing as Autumn is my favourite season, I thought that I would share my favourite things about Autumn. From September on wards, the last part of the year is jam-packed, and it feels like we have something on every week, which we love. Smells. One of the first signs of Autumn for me is when […]

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My Birth Story: Joshua’s Birth, 2014

It has been just over 5 years since Joshua was born but I don’t think that I have ever written my birth story or gone into too much detail. Most of you will know, that I live with PTSD, depression, anxiety and memory loss – most of which comes from the birth of our son. […]

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6 Things to Do with the Kids on a Rainy Day

With the colder months now upon us, I think we can all agree that we have already had our fair share of rainy days. I’ve lost count of how many school runs and pick-ups that I have had to do completely soaked through; despite being prepared with rainwear! During Summer it’s so easy to find […]

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Hello Autumn, Goodbye 2019 – Goals to End 2019 On

The 23rd September marks the beginning of Autumn and from then on, as a family we are busy with events, day trips, celebrations and much more, right through until January. Autumn always brings a certain feel to end the year on; crisp mornings, blankets & movies, seasonal baking, darker evenings and Autumn walks. It’s not […]

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