Next week, my stint as a mum of two under two ends. I’ll be the proud owner of a two year-old and a five month-old by the weekend. Frankie’s pregnancy was a
bit of a shock lovely surprise, but I admit I spent much of the ensuing seven and a half months panicking about how I would cope.
I was beyond excited about our new arrival, but I remembered how hard it had been to adjust to parenthood in the early days with Lottie and I couldn’t imagine doing it again but this time with an energetic toddler in tow.
Bit too late by that point though.
Two months in to my attempt to be healthier and it’s been a total game of two halves. There have been weeks of pure determination, exercise, good food, decent sleep, and then weeks where I couldn’t muster the energy to... Continue reading →
Lottie is very particular about eating. She knows what she likes and she likes what she knows. Getting her to try new things is a bit of a challenge to be honest. She eats pretty well, but totally within her... Continue reading →
Dear Frankie Mabel Time with you seems to be going so much quicker than it seemed to with your sister. Perhaps because life is so much busier this time around. Already you are four months old, which means that in... Continue reading →
It’s funny just how different all babies are. When I look back at Lottie’s newborn essentials, they’re pretty different to this time around. The two that are most definitely still on the list, though, are the Fisher Price Playmat, which... Continue reading →
I used to think I was busy before I had kids. Lottie burst into our lives nearly two years ago and busy took on a new definition. When she slept, which to be fair to her has always been a... Continue reading →
It’s July tomorrow and as usual, I haven’t orgnised our family photos for this month’s Me and Mine post. Last month was the garden, so this month you’re being treated to a shot of us at home. I know it’s... Continue reading →
Dear Frankie Mabel Already you are a quarter of the way through your first year and the last month has seen you change, grow and develop so much, that I don’t even really know where to start with this letter.... Continue reading →
Dear Lottie Bella As I type this letter to you, I am sitting in the garden on one of the hottest June days ever and you are fast asleep (on your tummy, bottom up, in just a nappy) upstairs, while... Continue reading →
I have a confession to make. I’m one of those mums who is ridiculously careful about what goes on my children’s skin. I still wash all of their clothes before they wear them. I spend rather a lot of money on... Continue reading →