September 19, 2017
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9 Random Ways I’ve Changed Since Becoming a Mother

1. First and foremost, I’m happier. I wasn’t unhappy before but since becoming a mother I’ve had an overwhelming sense of complete and utter contentment, and that’s pretty incredible. 2. Nothing disgusts me. Spending so much time in close proximity to snot, spit-up and poop of varying shades and consistencies can […]
September 12, 2017
m-word-boy

Going Again For The Boy?

It’s a common enough occurrence; you get engaged- when are you getting married? You get married – when are you going to have a baby? You have a baby – when are you going to give him/her a brother or sister? You have a second baby- and then the pièce […]
September 9, 2017
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Pre-School Has Finally Arrived. And I’m Not Sure

It’s happening! It’s time! Forget ‘winter is coming,’ Jon Snow has nothing on the trauma I’m about to endure. It’s time for Pre-school. Here’s why it’s so much worse than an undead army of creatures marching towards us: 1. We’ve to get up earlier 2. The clothes I put on […]
September 2, 2017
breastfeeding

How to Survive…The First Weeks Of Breastfeeding

 Those first weeks of breastfeeding can be difficult but knowledge is power. Here are some must-haves to survive:   Multi-Mam Compresses: These are an absolute must have when you start breastfeeding. You don’t need to wash your nipples between feeds. They soothe the nipples, help the healing process if they’ve cracked […]