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Sibling Differences

Sibling Difference

I wrote last week about how, as a parent, your love doubles when you have a new baby as one of my worries when pregnant with baby number two is how I’d split my time and love between two children. Another thing I thought a lot about when I was pregnant with Caitlyn is if Read the full article…

DIY Shirt And Tie Card For Dad

homemade birth or fathers day card for dad

This is a great and easy homemade card to make for your little one’s dad for father’s day or his birthday. My toddler is only 19 months so it is hard to find crafts that are easy for her to help with, but she loved decorating the tie with little circles of card. I love Read the full article…

What to Expect in the First Week Post Partum – My Diary

I can’t believe how Cait’s first week  has passed but at the same time it feels like she has been part of our family forever! I will write a bit more on our first week as a family our four later on, but I wanted to concentrate for this post on post partum healing / recovery. Whilst Read the full article…

Caitlyn’s Birth Story

After feeling so fed up being overdue it now seems crazy to be writing up my birth story just a few days later! So on Wednesday my midwife offered me a sweep which I decided go ahead with. It was awful. She said as baby’s head was so low and my cervix was far back Read the full article…

Alyssia’s Birth Story

Now I am getting close to the birth of baby number 2 I am starting to think a lot about labour and how Lissy’s birth went. I had a great birth so you’d think I’d feel more chilled this time, but I am just as terrified something might go wrong as I was with my Read the full article…

Super Easy Vegetable Risotto Recipe

I love risotto but don’t make it very often as DH isn’t so keen. It is a bit of a pain to stir it constantly for 18-20 mins or so, but its such an easy one pot dish otherwise it is really worth it. Its a great way to get veggies into our toddler as Read the full article…