With another at least 2 weeks to go I feel now is as good a time as any to talk about what I’ve learnt during lockdown. 1/ I need to workout for my own sanity. It doesn’t need to be a brutal 1/2 marathon or a 2 hours weigh session but I do need to… Continue reading This Lockdown has taught me…
I’ve been off work for exactly 2 weeks now. It’s been 2 weeks since I’ve seen friends, family or even been further than about 5 miles to get essentials. My thoughts about being in relative lockdown go back and forth. One minute I’m loving the chance to spend quality time with Charlotte and the next… Continue reading 2 weeks in…..
Our house at the moment feels a bit like we have hit the terrible twos early. Tantrums have started along with some resilience to listening. Charlotte is only 17 months so part of me is wondering whether it is just a development leap or whether now is the time to set out some hard ground… Continue reading Bad Behaviour or Just Frustration….
So with excitement and trepidation we hit the 12 week mark. Second trimester means feeling better, more energy and less sickness....doesn't it. Well yes and no. For me it wasn't until 14/15 weeks that the daily vomiting phenomenon wore off. I think feeling crappy was definitely made better by our 12 week scan. Finally you… Continue reading Things can only get better….surely!
From the title you may have already guessed that my journey into motherhood certainly made itself known. At 5 weeks pregnant I had to announce my delightful news to my colleagues and boss (mainly due to the constant running back and forth to the staff room and toilet). The morning (all day) sickness was relentless.… Continue reading More sick than a choppy sea crossing.