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Life As A Working Mother

Some of you may know that I work in early years education. When I finished work at 34 weeks pregnant with Cassius I knew I wouldn't be returning to the job I had just finished. Distance and the stress in the lead up to my maternity leave had just been too much for me. It's… Continue reading Life As A Working Mother

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A Beautiful Childhood Course: A Honest Review

Isn't funny how being inspired can make you feel? I feel awakened and confident in my abilities and knowledge as a parent and practitioner; and that is with thanks to Eloise, the author of the Frida Be Mighty blog (which is an amazingly inspiring blog!) and her recent course "A Beautiful Childhood". A lot of… Continue reading A Beautiful Childhood Course: A Honest Review

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Cassius, On Your First Birthday 💙

Dear Cassius, It was just a normal day, I was heavily pregnant (34 Weeks on that day). During my midwife appointment that day I had asked about some pains I was having, to be told it was because you were low down in my pelvis! I went to Nanna's house because it was Aunty Caits… Continue reading Cassius, On Your First Birthday 💙

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Goodbye 2018, Hello 2019 💕

I know for certain that I am happy to see the back of 2018. It has for me seen more lows than highs and I am feeling excited at what 2019 will bring my family and I. We started the year on what should have been a high. I gave birth to Cassius early on… Continue reading Goodbye 2018, Hello 2019 💕

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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

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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

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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