Little Leaps

The trials and tribulations of being a 1 (and 2 months) year old!

Welcome to my first post in the Little Leaps Linky created by Real Mum Reviews. The Trials and Tribulations of being a 1 (and 2 months) year old! Aoife is certainly becoming more and more aware of her surroundings and her communication and social skills are developing leaps and bounds. But along with these budding… Continue reading The trials and tribulations of being a 1 (and 2 months) year old!

Breastfeeding

My Top 5 Celebrity Breastfeeding Mama’s

Most people have those celebrities they admire. I thought I would have a look into some of the celebrities I admire that have helped or do their bit to #celebratebreastfeeding. Here are my top 5 celebrity breastfeeding mama's. Tamara Ecclestone...┬áTamara Ecclestone has spoken openly about breastfeeding her daughter, who is 2 years old (nearly 3).… Continue reading My Top 5 Celebrity Breastfeeding Mama’s

Personal

Sleep, Oh How I Miss It, The Bedtime Tag

I was tagged by Nat at Handful of Halfpennys and Sarah at Boo, Roo and Tigger Too to answer the following question about my bedtime routine! Thank you Nat and Sarah! Describe your usual bedtime routine. In one word it would be chaotic ha! I bedshare with Aoife (Luke works nights) So most nights I get in… Continue reading Sleep, Oh How I Miss It, The Bedtime Tag

Parenting

10 Reasons I Rock at Being Aoife’s Mummy!

I was tagged by the fab┬áCare Johnson! Check out her tag here! Becoming a parent is such a massive change to life! But being a mother is one of the most rewarding (if difficult) jobs I have had! Here are my 10 reasons I am rocking being a mum... Despite completely winging it I seem… Continue reading 10 Reasons I Rock at Being Aoife’s Mummy!

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding & Me

Breastfeeding can be a rather taboo subject in today's media. There is always a sense of US vs. THEM; FORMULA vs. BREASTFEEDING; MOTHER vs. MOTHER. This day in age the way you feed your child is completely up to you. I chose to breastfeed, I made that decision very early on in my pregnancy and… Continue reading Breastfeeding & Me

Parenting

Aoife – A 3 Month Update

I'm a tad late with this one as we are now almost fifteen weeks into our parenting journey! Where has the time gone?! A lot has certainly changed in the last nine weeks as compared to my six weeks post! Here are my top five things I have learnt... 1. Breastfeeding I reached my three… Continue reading Aoife – A 3 Month Update

Parenting

Aoife – A Six Week Update

This week I reached week six of motherhood and what a mental six weeks it has been. More so because of Christmas and New Year and I couldn't be more relieved we can enter a bit of normality in our daily routine! Here are my top 5 things I have learnt about being a mother...… Continue reading Aoife – A Six Week Update