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Climate Change & Children

Climate change is an all too real issue and thankfully it is gathering more and more press thanks to the recent documentary of BBC One "Our Planet", the extinction rebellion protests and teenage activist Greta Thunberg. Climate change IS having a massive impact on the world of today, and on the world of tomorrow... the… Continue reading Climate Change & Children

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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 @ 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 @ 3 Years Old

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Aoife, On Your Third 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 Aoife, On Your Third 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

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Cassius @ Six Months Old

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 @ Six Months Old

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Aoife @ 2.5 Years Old

My baby girl is 2 and a half years old, before I know it she is going to be a three year old and I will have a preschooler not a toddler! In the last 6 months Aoife has grown so much, she has gone from being my one and only baby to big sister… Continue reading Aoife @ 2.5 Years Old