How to not worry like a Mother…

If like me, you skipped out of the parental nest whistling a merry tune to begin your adulting life, only soon to be met with the realities of 13 hour shifts, bills, and learning how to do things for yourself, then you would probably agree that worrying and feeling anxious, is, it seems, part and […]

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A letter to my daughters 

Dear Lola and Francesca, My sweet girls. Before you, I could only imagine what life would be like having children. I would try to think what you would look like. Would you have my nose or Daddy’s? Would you have blue or green eyes? When the both of you were born you were more beautiful […]

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Age gap siblings, when is the right time to have another baby?

Through many conversations with other mums, family members and social interaction, there seems be a predominant idea about what the right age gap should be between children. That is have them close together i.e. 1 or 2 years apart and get all the early hard work out of the way at once. From the time […]

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Milestones and more

This week I feel I need to write about what’s been going on with both my girls and the major milestones that have taken place. Firstly I want to talk about all things Lola. Since Frankie came along both Lola’s Dad and I have sort of drummed it into her that she’s got to help […]

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