My Shit Memory & I (Short Term Memory Loss)

Soon after I became a first-time parent to my (now 29 month old) son it wasn’t long before I began to notice that my memory had gotten A LOT worse. I was forgetting when appointments where and jobs that needed to be done, although I'd forget some things it wasn't on this scale. Back then…

Why My Son Going to Preschool is an Achievement, For Me

I’m 24 years old and growing up in the 90s, depression just wasn’t a ‘thing’ I heard about. It was never, ever a topic of discussion. I never knew what depression was or that it even existed, let alone any other form of mental illness. I suppose I was only aware that you could be…

Blogmas #12 How to Make a Christmas Door Bow

The latest trend this Christmas seems to be that everyone is making their own Christmas door bows. This is the first year for us that we haven't really decorated the outside of our house somehow. All we have is a lonely little wreath on out dining room window, looking out. So when I stumbled across…

6 Tips for Full-Time Parents Who Work From Home

Just before we became first-time parents, I was still studying for my degree and Jamie (my partner) wasn’t yet employed; having just recently found the career path he wanted to take. Now my two-year-old son is in nursery (albeit only one day a week) and will soon be starting preschool, it’s been interesting thinking about…