When 1 becomes 2

Our latest addition to our family is now 1 month old today. Another little girl to finish the family. I definitely hadn't imagined just how tough it was going to be... I was preparing for sleepless nights and endless crying. Instead I've been blessed with another brilliant sleeper and content baby. Part of that I … Continue reading When 1 becomes 2

Mum means business!

Back in 2014 I fell pregnant with my first daughter Alana. I was working full time in Theatre PR. I researched nurseries and childcare options but it was so expensive and on the wage I was on it would've been pointless working so I chose to stay at home. However, I had never wanted to … Continue reading Mum means business!

Terrible 2’s!!

So I am now 31 weeks pregnant with baby number 2 and I have been diagnosed as having low iron stores and SPD. I definitely feel more exhausted this time around but I thought it may have been lifestyle and having a 2.5 year old running around so I'm now hoping taking iron tablets might … Continue reading Terrible 2’s!!

Reasons my child is crying (and why we shouldn’t judge)

My daughter is now 2 (27 months to be precise) and she loves to tantrum. She has done since about 18 months. I've seen a few parents lately who feel ashamed because their child is lying on the floor rolling around having a tantrum. I even spoke to one who said she felt as though … Continue reading Reasons my child is crying (and why we shouldn’t judge)

Is it ok to shout at another child? 

I've been spending a lot of time at playgroups recently with my "terrible" 2 year old.  They're a cheap way of getting out of the house and letting children run riot whilst you don't have to do that much especially once they're above the age of 18 months and quite happy to do their own … Continue reading Is it ok to shout at another child? 

Miscarriage with Hope

Back in November we found out we were expecting our 2nd child! We were over the moon! At first I had no symptoms at all which worried me slightly after having morning sickness, headaches and heartburn with baby number 1. We decided to book an early scan at 7 weeks.  When I looked at the … Continue reading Miscarriage with Hope