A Day in the Life with a 9 Month Old

We are in a nice wee routine with Archie nowadays, so I thought I’d do an updated ‘Day in the Life’. He’s now 9 months old and on the move, so our days are non-stop and always full of fun. It’s so different to how it was just a few months ago – around 4/5…

8 Month Update

I haven’t sat down and written a blog post in MONTHS – and I miss it! It got pushed to the back of my mind as I started my new job, we then moved and settled into our new home and I just haven’t made the time to sit and write in far too long….

Half A Year

23/09/16. Over half a year has now flown by since we welcomed our little boy into the world, and I’m taking a moment to reflect on the journey we have had so far, and to think about all the things we have yet to experience and learn as a family. We’ve had our highs and…

Back to Work?!

Since falling pregnant and up until a couple of months ago, I was certain that I would take the full 9 months of maternity leave I was owed before going back part time, making the most of every second with my little monkey… But a couple of weeks ago, with over two months left of…

Being a ‘Perfect Parent’

A ‘perfect parent’? It has taken me 5 months of being a Mama to realise this, but now I know – it doesn’t exist. Since having Archie I have had an emotional rollercoaster of not knowing what the hell I’m doing, of trying to live up to expectations and of trying to portray myself as…