Motherhood Loneliness

Becoming a mother (or parent in general), is supposed to be one of the biggest blessings in the world. So why can it feel so lonely? I was told what motherhood was like by a lot of people. I was told to prepare to lose my nice figure and for sleepless nights. But nobody - …

Autumn Thoughts

Autumn is by far one of my favourite times of the year. I love how picturesque everything looks. The sunshine through the trees, and the red and gold leaves scattered everywhere. And to be quite honest, (despite how excited I am for Christmas!), I'm rather sad Autumn is ending, and winter is nearly here. Last …

Group B Strep

While I was carrying Leo, I had every pregnant woman's dream. No morning sickness, no weird cravings, I still fit into all my clothes so none of that 'my jeans fit me' one minute and the next 'the zipper won't even go up!' But one thing I was definitely, 100% lucky with was a urine sample which showed I had …

Baby Blues

When you’ve just had a baby, everybody expects you to be beaming with happiness at your little bundle of joy, but not me. Like a lot of new mums, I cried a lot in the first few weeks of my baby being born and had what people call the ‘baby blues’. I couldn’t help crying, …