POST NATAL DEPRESSION AND ME | PND

I’m not exaggerating when I say that this post has taken me absolutely weeks to write. It was about three months ago that I decided that I wanted to share my story and my personal struggles with post natal depression. The main reason it has taken me so long to actually finish this post is…

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PREGNANCY IS TOUGH

I found pregnancy incredibly difficult, to say the least, and I know I’m not the only one. I’m pretty sure that the world thinks that every pregnant woman should be on cloud nine for the entire nine months of their pregnancy. Of course, I was grateful that I was carrying my healthy baby in my…

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THE A-Z OF PARENTING

Babies. They’re cute, right? But they’re also bloody hard work. In today’s post, with a little help from some other mumma’s out there, I wanted to share with you the A-Z of parenting. Not that I should need to mention this, but please take the following with a pinch of salt. Anxiety Ahhh, my least…

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BEING KIND TO YOURSELF AS A BUSY MUMMA

If, like me, you’re a new mumma, finding time to look after yourself can be really tough. What with trying to juggle looking after your little one and keeping your house from looking like a bomb site, we often forget to be kind to ourselves. If your baby is fed, clothed and clean, you’re doing…

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FUN WAYS TO GET FIT POST PARTUM

If, like me, you ceased all workouts and general exercise whilst pregnant, then getting back your fitness levels can be tough, but it doesn’t have to be boring! I recently joined the gym in our new area and have been looking at all sorts of fun ways that I can start to get fit again! The…

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I DON’T YET LOVE THE WAY MY BODY LOOKS, BUT…

I don’t yet love the way my body looks but, I love that it grew, yes grew, a small human being who I am now blessed enough to call my son. I don’t yet love the way my body looks but I love that it sustained two litres of blood loss and kept on fighting.…

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A QUOTE I’LL BE INSTALLING INTO TYLER’S UPBRINGING

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you’ll know that I absolutely love quotes, so much so that I used to share a weekly quote! I still love quotes and you’ll often find me pinning a couple of motivational posters or two. There’s a quote from Dr.Seuss and it goes, “Be who you…

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