Family · Parenting · pregnancy · Rhyme

Dear Mummy To Be…

My wonderful younger cousin came to visit me a couple of weeks ago, and she is happily expecting her first baby in a couple of months.  Just chatting with her I could feel her excitement, nerves and anticipation, and as a mum of two little ones I felt compelled to share a little bit of… Continue reading Dear Mummy To Be…

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Beyond week 40…

This time last year I was approaching my due date with Mstr Tot, and having been induced at 42 weeks with his big sister I was not looking forward to those two epic weeks past D-Day.  This one is written with love, for anyone who is, (or knows anyone who is), in that final stretch… Continue reading Beyond week 40…

family · First trimester · pregnancy

Early pregnancy – a little rhyme about those first few weeks.

I was very lucky to have two relatively straight forward pregnancies, but as I’m approaching my youngest’s first birthday I can still remember those first few weeks.  Needless to say I will never be able to face a Ginger Nut again….. Your mission begins with a little pink line, and a baby awaits at the… Continue reading Early pregnancy – a little rhyme about those first few weeks.

Parenting · poems

May the adventures commence!

How to start with my very first Blog?  Well, I suppose a good place to start would be around the time of the birth of our son. Mstr Tot is now approaching his first birthday, and his birth completed our little family of four as he joined ranks with his big sister in their mission… Continue reading May the adventures commence!