Parenting

Aoife at 3 Years Old

A whole week has passed since Aoife's 3rd Birthday so I thought I would do a bit of an update on the skills and things that Aoife is currently doing! I personally love these posts as they make a great way of saving a memory for the future! Aoife is an incredibly chatty, sassy little… Continue reading Aoife at 3 Years Old

Parenting

A Letter to My Daughter on Her 3rd Birthday

Three years ago, in the early hours of a rather chilly Sunday morning, I was sat in the Maternity Assessment Unit being monitored because of some pains I was having. I was 36 weeks pregnant with my first baby and it was the day of my baby shower. I had finished work for maternity leave… Continue reading A Letter to My Daughter on Her 3rd Birthday

Family

Cassius at 9 Months Old

I can hardly believe myself how fast the last 9 months have flown by! That is right it has been a whole 9 months since my little Cassius, quite literally shot into the world! So let's see how my little man is getting on! Growth Weight - I haven't actually weighed Cassius for months so… Continue reading Cassius at 9 Months Old

Alopecia

My 3rd Alopecia Awareness Month

It's September already! This year seems to have flown by in a blur! Being September it is also now Alopecia Awareness Month. This is my third year of doing what I can to raise awareness. This year a lot has happened. I saw my hair begin regrow and actually it got to quite a good… Continue reading My 3rd Alopecia Awareness Month

Parenting

The Return to Work

I have officially finished my maternity leave! I was definately ready to return to work, my brain needs something other than babies to keep it going! I have actually started a new position in a new place of work and rather than be nervous, I was very excited to get stuck in. The new team… Continue reading The Return to Work

Parenting

Cassius – A Six Month Update

That is right! I can hardly believe it myself, my little teeny tiny 5lb 4oz bubba is six months old!! It's time for a little update on how my little squirt is doing! Growth Weight - I haven't actually weighed Cassius for a few weeks now but last time I weighed him he was around… Continue reading Cassius – A Six Month Update

Boobs

Tandem Breastfeeding – A real story featuring Rebecca of The Ish Mother.

In January 2018 I gave birth to my second child. At this time my daughter was still breastfed. There was no doubt in my mind that I would be breastfeeding my newborn son. I had already decided that as Aoife had continued to nurse throughout my pregnancy that I would more than likely tandem feed.… Continue reading Tandem Breastfeeding – A real story featuring Rebecca of The Ish Mother.