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Raising Awareness for Infantile Colic + Giveaway

Infantile Colic is one of many things that causes parents stress in the first six months. With 1 in 5 babies having infantile colic it really surprised me to learn that 1 in 3 months didn’t actually know what colic was. Infacol, the UKs number one Infantile Colic remedy have teamed up with Cry-sis, a charity dedicated to helping parents …

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A Very Happy Birthday Adam

Welcome to your late twenties! You are constantly teasing me about approaching my 30’s but really you are not that far of yourself…We’ve had a pretty good year really and have done lots of lovely things. This time last year for your birthday we enjoyed a meal together at Pizza Express which was becoming a bit of a tradition however …

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Baby Christenings: Why I Won’t Be A Part of Them

Do you have any Godchildren? I don’t. I’ve never been asked, which is absolutely fine with me because to be honest it’s just going to be an awkward conversation. Most of my mum friends came after children had been had. I’m not really in touch with many people from school, let alone close enough to be considered a Godparent and …

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This Is For Girls, And That Is For Boys

I can’t even begin to tell you how much rage “that’s for girls, that’s for boys” makes me feel. Pretty angry to be honest, especially when it’s said to my daughter. I remember learning about gender stereotypes when I was 14 and it shook me then with so much anger. I was determined that if I ever had children, and …

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And Now You Are Seven: Happy Birthday Daughter

Today you are seven years old. Seven years ago at 10.07am on a theatre table completely spaced out I saw you. I saw your chubby little face and tiny hands. I saw your big beautiful blue eyes. Seven years ago today I heard your first cry. Seven years ago today I had my first cuddle with this beautiful little baby …