Being the mother of an autistic child helps you discover truths you would rather not know.
Hi 👋 I've been a mummy for a long time, twelve years if you can believe that (sometimes I can't), and in those twelve years, I've realised some hard truths. I've fretted, struggled, stressed, not slept, panicked, puked, and then struggled, stressed, fretted, panicked and not slept. Most of the time this happened on repeat. … Continue reading The Truth about parenting!
A Mummy's struggle with sleep deprivation!
So, back in early December my bestie had her bubba via emergency c-section at 26 weeks, bubbas doing brilliantly by the way. Anyway, one of the first things she said to me was how amazing I was for undergoing a Caesarian section. I'll be honest this was the weirdest comment I've ever received. I'm a … Continue reading Why I am Proud to be a C-Section Mum!
If there is one thing so many people can understand it's Depression, but do non-sufferers really understand the full weight you carry? Or just not try and understand? I've never really taken the time to understand depression even when being assailed by its demons. Even bringing up depression has friends and family reeling “no! you … Continue reading Living With Depression!
It's hot these days, and with the heat comes a lot of problems when you have kids. Some are superficial like sticky fingers, and swimming pool visits. Others are not as nice like rashes. When you have kids you learn pretty quickly that rashes and kids are very common. Most aren't a concern some are … Continue reading Nappy Rash Creams: Which One?
So you've finally had that little bundle of joy and now you want to share them with the world! But, how do you get a photo that paints you as a super model instead of a sleep deprived zombie? You know the ones! Mummy sitting pretty all clear eyed, smiling brightly. Baby looking calm, chubby … Continue reading How to Take Great Newborn Photos Using Only Your IPhone.