So it's been a month since the big move. It already feels like this is home. I remember my mum saying that when they walked into the house they bought when they got married they just both knew. Weirdly I think I felt the same when we bought this house. Gary made a comment about… Continue reading We moved house…..
Yesterday for the first time in more than 6 months I went and got my hair cut. I've been putting it off unable to justify a) the time and b) the cost. The reality it's not that expensive and I forgot just how nice it is to have someone else wash your hair. Self care… Continue reading Time for some self care…..
With moving on the horizon and after putting myself well and truly out of my comfort zone this week, it got me thinking about making friends. Yes,I'm no longer 5 on my first day of school but making new friends is still important. Since having Charlotte the balance has most definitely shifted in terms of… Continue reading Wanna grab a coffee…..
The phased return is now over. I'm back to work completely. Well for 3 days a week. The nursery runs are becoming the norm. All sounds pretty standard for any mum returning to work after MAT leave. The truth. My emotions are flying about all over the place like a crazy women. I feel like… Continue reading My brain has hit capacity…..
Well she is One..... actually she was one a fortnight ago but actually sitting down with 5 mins free to write about this adventure has taken those whole two weeks. All I can say really is where did my baby go? One minute they are a teeny tiny helpless soul and the next they are… Continue reading One Whole Year of Motherhood…..
My biggest fear about returning to work has been getting the balance right. Being a first time mum throws up all sorts of challenges you never knew you'd encounter. For the most part you find a way but when planning your return to work it's hard to know what will work and what won't. I… Continue reading Work, life, balance….
So our little Peanut had recently decided to just get up and walk everywhere. The buggy is no longer somewhere she is happy to be and on her feet toddling is where it's at. With this has come many a fall - mainly just onto her bum bum. No where is safe now. Our previously… Continue reading Clumsier than a clown on stilts……