Day In The Life Of A Young …

Being a Stay At Home Mum is hard, don’t get me wrong I love the fact that I can stay at home with my little girl but its hard in that nothing about my day is mine. My life revolves around everybody else, waking up in the morning I have to decide whether to quietly get up before the toddler or wait until the very last minute before she shouts my name and then spend the rest of the day…

Dear Mama, You Are Enough..

I am currently suffering with Postnatal Depression & Anxiety, I have suffered with depression & anxiety for years so you would have thought I would know how to deal with it by now, but nope.. I’m still struggling. I know how it feels to be alone, so I figured I would write this post in hope that it will help another mama out.. If you are struggling or have struggled with postnatal depression, this blog post is dedicated to you: Dear…

Lessons I’ve Learnt Since Becoming A …

10 things I’ve Learnt Since Becoming A Mum The World Is a Scary Place – Everything affects you when you’re a parent, you worry for your children more than ever & you will do all that you can to keep them safe.  Being a mum is bloody hard work – Its not easy, and anybody who says it is (is lying) Whether you’re a mum of one, two or even ten… parenting is hard!   Never Underestimate the healing power of a…

10 Things I wish I knew about Childbirth 

  As a first time mum I had absolutely no idea what I was letting myself in for, but here are 10 things I wish I knew about childbirth: You have to go with the flow – things probably won’t go to plan but that’s okay! I planned to have a water birth but my daughter was nearly born in the car. Breathe through the pain – don’t hold your breath during a contraction. When your waters break, the pain…

Anxiety Ruined My Life, But I am …

I have suffered with anxiety for 7 years now since the age of 12. The first time I ever felt anxious, I felt like I was dying and I remember doing all that I could to get out of having to go to school, or having to go out at all for that matter. I wrote a post last week about Bullying and honestly, being bullied knocks your confidence by a hell of a lot. This was my mum’s instant…