On both Facebook and Twitter I recently posted pictures of a personalised taggy blanket that I bought for my baby, Ethan. I bought the blanket as I’d noticed that he loved playing with the muslin cloths we use on him and he always seems to go for the tags on…

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Here’s a toast to absent friends… The thing about being at home full time, is you get time to think. You get time to sometimes go over everything that’s happened in the last few years. Reflect on things that have changed and how you’ve arrived at particular places in your…

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“When something can be read without effort, great effort has gone into its writing.” This is a quote from a man called Enrique Jardiel Poncela. I’m not going to sit here and whittle on about him and pretend that I know all about him, because I don’t. I knew I…

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I’ve always been one of those that’s had a bit of an issue with my weight. I’m not talking Anorexia or Bulimia kind of issues, thankfully it never got that far, but I’ve always been very aware. I think someone must have said something to me when I was very…

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This has been a requested post by several people and I’ve been umming and ahhing about doing it. I didn’t know if it was too personal. I didn’t know if I wanted everyone to know. But then I came to the conclusion that I don’t have to go into all…

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Jeeeeez. Where the chuff does the time go?! It seems like yesterday that I posted my last blog about bottles and boobies, but it was Tuesday! Before I know it, days have gone by and I look like a right slacker. So, as I have found myself on the sofa,…

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Something has been bothering me lately. I spent ten years of my life being a blonde. Not just a mousey blonde, or a dark blonde. I’m talking white blonde. Platinum blonde. Gwen Stefani used to be my blondespiration. And I near as damn it got there. I had a lot…

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Twelve months ago this weekend I discovered that I was pregnant. I can safely say that life hasn’t been the same since, and never will be ever again. But I can handle that. I’d been really, really poorly. Off work all week with the flu. Or so I thought. I…

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