It’s 3am and I’m up with Little M and all I can think about is what’s happening later today. Today Little M is a whole eight weeks old (where did that go?!) and in around eight hours she’ll be having her first set of immunisations. I’m sitting here reading the letter that I received last week that reminds me to book an appointment and details the vaccines included in this… View Post

Welcome back to my blog series Meet the Parents – Advice for New Mummies and Daddies. This week we’re chatting to Donna from What the Redhead Said. Tell me a bit about you, your blog and your family. I’m Donna and I blog over at What the Redhead said, sharing everything about family life and days out as well as recipes, reviews and giveaways. It’s a bit of an eclectic… View Post

I wrote about my particularly rocky first week of motherhood here, and found it really cathartic. It was so great to hear from other mums who had been through similar experiences or just wanted to offer a few words of support – so thank you to those of you who reached out. There are two things, though, that people said to me that have stuck in my mind from that… View Post

This week I have been trying out the Emma-Jane Next Generation Maternity/Nursing Bra. I suppose I don’t really use a nursing bra in quite the same way as someone who is feeding their baby from the breast, so I can’t comment on ease of feeding in this bra. However, I do still unclip my bra for access to express using a breast pump, and I’m still looking for a reasonably… View Post

Welcome back to my blog series Meet the Parents – Advice for New Mummies and Daddies. This week we’re chatting to Fee from Not Just Another Mum. Tell me a bit about you, your blog and your family. I’m Fee a mid thirties Mum to our 2 kids who are 14 & 8 – jeez how did they get so old? I never wanted kids when I was younger –… View Post