Motherly Musings – Immunisations

We never considered not having our daughter immunised. It was something we always planned to do; we would rather a little bit of a disease be put into her body than risk her catching something serious and something awful happening to her. And I know that there is supposedly lots of horrible stuff in the injections (although mercury is not…

Goals for 2013

  The past year was a whirlwind of emotions, ups and downs, highs and lows, and hormones after becoming a mama for the first time. As the new year has started I feel quite bright; excited and optimistic for the year ahead. Hormones are hopefully starting to settle down and I’m occasionally finding me again, rather than just mummy. At…

Motherly Musings – 28/01/13

How amazing is it watching your little one grow up? A is at a wonderful age where she is discovering new things she can do and you can tell that she feels so grown up and proud of herself when she manages to do them. She loves helping herself to something off a plate, or a raisin out of a…

Piece of me – 24/01/13

You want a piece of me? Ok, here you go. This is exactly how I am feeling and what is going through my head at this moment in time. I’m hungry. I hope Ava stays asleep for a while longer, at least so I can drink my Jasmine tea before it gets cold. I’m tired, my eyes hurt, I’ve got…

New Year, New Do?

I’m not very experimental when it comes to my hair, not like I used to be anyway. I’ve had bobs (which I loved, but it grew too quickly), a very short crop (that made me look like an ugly boy with half a square fringe – I’d show you a picture but I’d have to kill you), layers, fringes many…

Fun

  I love the days when I’ve had a bit more sleep and I’d be happy playing with Ava all day. I love how easy it is to make her laugh at the moment and how much fun just the two of us can have together if I make the effort. It’s not that I don’t want to get down…