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Motherhood

breastfeeding anxiety

Breastfeeding anxiety

I am 40+3 weeks pregnant now; this is the point in my pregnancy with Rosalie when she decided to make her rather swift arrival into the world. The baby’s position,…

exploring frozen puddles

Raising curious kids

Children are curious by nature, they ask a lot of questions, and rightly so; the world is a complex place for little ones (and adults) to comprehend, and it is…

Rosalie in the leaves

Dear Baby Girl: now you are three

A letter to my daughter on her third birthday Dear Rosalie,  So today you turn three; how did that happen? I can’t believe you’ve been in our lives for three…

learning through play

Playful learning

Rosalie will be three in December. I frequently get asked whether she’s started pre-school yet, when she will and where she’ll go; to which I reply that no she hasn’t…

rosalie and mummy

Capturing the ordinary moments

I’ve enjoyed photography as a hobby for a long time – I won my first camera (the ‘sneaky snapper’ which was bright pink and Rosalie now plays with!) when I…

pregnancy test

Those first few weeks

Post written 25th May at 5 weeks pregnant Is it possible to be hysterically excited and totally petrified at the same time? I think so, because I am. When the…

making time for us

Carving out time for him and me

Jim and I had ten years together as a couple before Rosalie came along, so it’s fair to say that the arrival of our little bundle did mean adjustments had to…