​ Where the hell has the time gone? They say that it’ll go fast but…. this fast???  Really???  Alyssia is 14 months old now, and it’s just hit me – I have a toddler. Since turning 1 she has learnt so much, she learnt to walk a week before her first birthday, she got her 2 first teeth in the same week, and has all in all become more confident in herself. She has suffered with separation anxiety when I…

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To me, Easter is all about spending time with your family; not forgetting the chocolate (obviously) but mostly about family time.  When I was younger we used to go to my nan’s for a family dinner and an Easter egg hunt in the garden, but now we’re all grown up and moved out – we do our own thing. I now have a daughter of my own and that changes special holidays like Easter, Christmas etc.. drastically.. dont get me…

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‘Pregnancy the naked truth’ is quite literally what it says in the title.. it is the naked truth of pregnancy, a book telling you all the things that most people won’t. There’s no doubting it, having a baby changes your life. Your body, career, relationship and sex life may alter beyond recognition, while you prepare to welcome a tiny new person into the world. And now you’ve got lots of questions buzzing around in your head that need answering… I…

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The joys of having a teething, tantruming 1 year old..  So Alyssia is 13 months old now, and she’s always been very cheeky.. however this past week I have really struggled as a parent. She is teething again, and has 3 teeth so far – but I think the top left tooth is coming through and is causing her some hassle. Normally she’s just clingy & a little bit whingy but this past week she’s been a little bit of…

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