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Returning To Work After Having A Baby

Returning To Work After Having A Baby

Returning to work after having a baby is often the last thing on most mothers minds! Growing a little human is hard. Birthing a little human is hard. Learning to live with your new little human is hard. However leaving your little human with someone else while you head into the office without them can be miserable. I have returned to work not once but twice now. I stupidly thought it would be easier the second time around as I knew what to expect. Funnily enough, it wasn't any easier. There is...

It is a lie that we love all our kids equally

It is a lie that we love all our kids equally

Before kids, I would occasionally hear parents say that they love all their children equally and I just took it all as truth. I then had kids myself and I quickly figured out that this was not the case at all. I do not love my children equally, not even in the slightest. Now, you might think this...

Baby Shower Gift Ideas

Baby Shower Gift Ideas

One of the most exciting times in life is waiting for the arrival of a new baby. Then comes the copious amounts of gifts. If you are in the position of having to buy a gift for a family member or friend for their new arrival and you have no idea where to start, here is a list of wonderful baby...

Life After Kids: The thing no one tells you

Life After Kids: The thing no one tells you

It is one of life’s greatest joys to hold your baby for the first time. You are surrounded by so much joy and love and the high of the moment could be something you could bottle up and keep for the rest of your life. You are in a bubble while you are still in hospital. The doctors, nurses,...

Top Tips To Help Your Child Sleep

Top Tips To Help Your Child Sleep

Sleep is one of those things that we as mothers just don’t seem to get enough of. I have found through multiple children that different things seem to work for different children and that some are just better sleepers than others. I have, however, discovered a few simple tips to help your child...

Why We Need To Talk About Miscarriage Support

Why We Need To Talk About Miscarriage Support

I am going to write to about a subject that is widely considered to be ‘taboo’. Something which is often thought should be kept to yourself rather than even being shared with close friends or family. It amazes me that it can be one of the hardest experiences women can go through, and yet as a...

Postnatal Depression – My Reluctance to Seeking Help

Postnatal Depression – My Reluctance to Seeking Help

Postnatal depression... the first time I heard these words come out of my doctor I felt helpless. Overwhelmed. Like a failure. She went on to tell me that it was time that seeing a psychologist and going on medication for my depression and anxiety was the only option left in a hope of getting...