A few weeks ago, I wrote on my blog: Now I’m Just Some Mummy That You Used To Know. Today I want to explore some ways you can banish the mum loneliness and move forward at your own pace! My original post got so much support and was shared so many times, I feel I owe it to you to…

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Wanting the most expensive baby products Big mistake. I made a list back when I was pregnant, of the most trendy, upmarket baby.. Equipment and literally pined for it. From prams that cost over a thousand pounds, to hand woven nappies made from the skins of angels.. I wanted them so badly. I thought I’d fail as a mum without…

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This isn’t a pity post. I’m quite comfortable where I’m at right now, but it’s glaringly obvious something in my life has changed: my friends have all gone. As a Stay At Home Mum I don’t have work colleagues to natter with, and those I worked with at previous workplaces haven’t been in touch since the token like on Baby…

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Something nobody ever prepared me for during pregnancy, was the post partum hair loss. You reach the four month milestone and when you should be feeling proud of yourself for keeping your tiny charge happy and alive, right? Well between the sleep regression, parental exhaustion and seeing more sunrises than you ever thought you would, something begins to happen. It…

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Oh I hate the 8, 12 and 16 week vaccinations. While Baby Button wasn’t too bothered by the first set of vaccinations, the second and third sets gave him hell and it really is a terrible feeling seeing your child go through that at so young. For me personally, it’s a must. In the long run and without the gift…

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So this is a hard post to write. I did touch briefly on this on Twitter and had some wonderful support, so I feel confident enough to write about it here on TillyButton.com. Baby Button is fourteen weeks old, and before he was born when I was doing temporary work until the week he arrived – I vowed I’d be…

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Public transport doesn’t fill me with confidence on the best of days. Imagining battling through the forty five minute bus ride to my nearest town (St Helens, just as an FYI) filled me with dread and turned my skin cold. The unpredictability of having a newborn and other members of the public just sounds like hell to me – especially…

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Motherhood has changed a lot. Lately as Baby Button has settled into something resembling a sleep routine I’m very aware my life has changed vastly and my morning routines are the foundation for that change. They’ve changed my whole outlook and daily structure – for the better. I used to be able to get up when I woke up –…

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