• In which we finally discover Frozen, aka the new mum’s sanity saver

    November 14, 2014

    (Winter is coming…) Guys, we’ve just watched this film, Frozen, have you heard of it? Probably not. It’s about…oh wait, what do you mean everyone’s already seen it?

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  • Breastfeeding, second-time around

    November 13, 2014

    So how has breastfeeding, second-time around like? Three years ago this month, I was sat in a house with the rest of my NCT group, listening to a lady wax lyrical about the joys of boobs. It was the breastfeeding session of the course, and the first task was to tell everyone about the last…

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  • The one where paternity leave is over

    October 31, 2014

    It has happened, the two blissful weeks are up and Alex is back at work. Yikes.

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  • 10 unavoidable truths about life with a newborn

    October 27, 2014

    Pregnant or just had a baby? Here’s ten unavoidable truths about life with a newborn… We’re currently nearly two weeks in to life with our brand sparkly new baby, and it’s still going pretty well at the moment. It is lots easier second time round – albeit with different challenges – and everything really does…

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  • A (new) baby on board

    October 20, 2014

    Looking back to when I was pregnant, way back in the swirly mists of time, I wrote a post on things I’d completely forgotten about newborns, about, well, that really. I was worried that I couldn’t and wouldn’t remember anything about tiny babies, used as I was to brilliant mini-giant toddlers who eat the food…

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  • Advice to my future self, mother of two

    October 7, 2014

    We spent this weekend together as a family of three, knowing it could be the final one before we become four. Looking back at last time we were about to have a baby, we had no idea what was coming. It’s difficult to ready yourself for the unexpected though, isn’t it? This time we feel…

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  • The Truth About Pregnancy And Toddlers

    August 29, 2014

    Pregnancy when you have a toddler…the truth about what it’s like! Pregnant and already have a toddler? Here’s nine unavoidable truths…the things that no-one ever tells you about pregnancy and toddlers. What’s the perfect age gap between children? Answers on a postcard please, or the back of a copy of Emma’s Diary. But there’s no…

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