Newborn Baby Essentials 0-6 weeks

As I write this my seven week old daughter has finally nodded off.  *Hallelujah* So while I have some silence in the house (Little London is at nursery), I thought that now would be a good time to tell you… Continue Reading

Sadness Of Toddler Growing Up

I was prepared to open my heart up to another child.  I had been pre warned not to worry about sharing my love between two children, because you don’t share it… if anything your heart grows bigger to accommodate the… Continue Reading

Baby Sister’s Birth Story | Elective Caesarean

(Warning: Graphic images of surgery) I wrote a post during my pregnancy about my birth options.  I had the option of an elective caesarean or having a VBAC.  And I remember saying that I wish the choice was taken out… Continue Reading

We Have A Caesarean Date| Pregnancy Diaries

At my final consultants appointment with the baby still breech at 37 weeks, it was decided that a scheduled caesarean was the safest mode of delivery for both myself and baby sister. So we’ve finally been given a date, and… Continue Reading

Mersea Island| Essex

A couple of weeks ago just after that glorious weather we encountered, we decided to head to the coast on a windy, blustery day.  Normally we’d head somewhere like Whitstable because we know it and enjoy the fresh seafood- in… Continue Reading

Alternative To A Baby Shower| Pregnancy Diaries

When a new baby is expected it’s customary to celebrate its arrival in some form or another.  In America the big trend is obviously hosting a baby shower before the baby is born. It’s a trend that is becoming more… Continue Reading

Breech, Small Baby & Probable Caesarean| 36 Weeks

Although I’m now currently 37 weeks pregnant, I haven’t updated you on how my 36 week scan and consultants appointment went. So I figured I should be doing that first, as it seems that these next few weeks could lead… Continue Reading

Things to pack in baby bag for hospital| Pregnancy Diaries

With a new baby on the way, it’s time I really started to get my act together and start properly planning for her arrival.  This pregnancy has flown by, and because this is our second child I guess we’ve been… Continue Reading