Challenges

Anxiety & Me

Anxiety & Me

From the outside, I usually look well put together and confident. I keep my appointments, I do my best to get out and I do step into new situations. Everything isn’t as it seems though — behind the smile, there is a whole mess of anxiety. I’ve documented my anxiety…

Baby-Proof Additions To Add To Your Home

Baby-Proof Additions To Add To Your Home

Before baby arrives, you need to get your home in order. Not only is safety a priority for your little one, but you also want to protect your home from the chaos and destruction that baby will bring. Okay, I’m slightly exaggerating on that last point, but parents out there…

How To Beat That Mum Loneliness

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…

10 Mistakes I’ve Made As A New Mum

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…

Now I’m Just Some Mummy That You Used To Know

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…

Coping With Post Partum Hair Loss

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…