F.I.V.E. omg. already. half way to 10. how? I can still remember the moment I went into labour, the pain, the worry, the determination, the drugs, the “I love you” to every doctor in theatre. Most of all I can remember that feeling, that joy, the cry, the sound of your sweet voice, the relief, … Continue Reading

It’s the party season and hell yes it’s time to let our hair down even if it is for only one night. Getting dressed and dolled up can be a chore with 2 under 5’s. Especially as you cannot often take time out to prim and proper yourself up on a regular basis. I am … Continue Reading

I’m sipping coffee (now lukewarm, standard) whilst the boys are finally asleep, looking back on the ‘me’ from 2 months ago. Boy I was happy in my little super-mama bubble, thinking ‘Yeah I’ve got this!’ The kids were entertained with lots of activities, the house was relatively clean, washing pile was reasonable and dinner was … Continue Reading

Self Care ….. do you do it? We all buy candles, light them and carry on with our evening, making dinner, changing nappies and shooshing the kids to sleep…..but do you ever just stop! Take 5, 10 minutes to yourself ? Just you? Close the door, run the bath (for yourself) and just light that favourite … Continue Reading

I was sat in the doctors waiting room the other day and it occurred to me that I was feeling calm and relaxed. Something I would have not felt before baby. I would have been sat worrying about and second guessing what the doctor would say. Like many people, I’ve battled with a mild undercurrent … Continue Reading

I love friendships. I love the concept of it and the actuality of it. Friendships have broken my heart worse than a man ever has. I’ve had some for over 3 decades and some for less than a year. I’ve also proudly been a friend to people of about 40 different nationalities (maybe more). But … Continue Reading