We have a guest blog this week, Holly from PitterPatterPither, has told her story about how shes transitioned to motherhood. Its something we can relate to. Please tell us what you think. Thanks Holly!!
So the 20 week scan had arrived. Despite facing much judgement about our decision to find out the gender, we were excited to get what we assumed would be confirmation of another boy. Also as I've mentioned before, our lives are dictated by a spreadsheet, so said spreadsheet (and Simon) needed to know if extra … Continue reading Battle of the Sexes
So I am self confessed history geek. Having studied history at university, I’m always partial to a trip to a beautiful castle or a visit to any of Britain’s fantastic historical land marks, and I have to admit I find it difficult not to get sucked in by a good historical drama on TV. The … Continue reading Battles of a Working Mum: an age old problem
So Marnie has started nursery now. If you can't tell she is at one called Yellow Dot. It all went pretty smoothly but reflecting back on the week I realised it was pretty similar to the five Kubler Ross Stages of Change. Here's how the week went... Sunday Night - Denial Frankly, I am so hungover … Continue reading Kubler Ross Vs Starting Nursery
I remember the Sunday evening before “that” Monday morning when Simon, would be going back to work a mere 3 weeks after Oliver was born. I was in tears. How the hell would I cope without him? How could I look after this beautiful, needy, completely dependent bundle without Simon’s help?? Fast forward 8 hours … Continue reading Becoming a working mum: Back to life . . .
So I’ve been a working Mum for just over two weeks now. It’s been a little turbulent but all in all so far so good. At the moment we’re extremely lucky as Eadie attends a wonderful nursery two days a week, with forest schooling ethos (love anything remotely Scandinavian ‘Hygge’ and all that jazz), spends … Continue reading Two Weeks Older…