You Know You're a Mum When…

Divorced Over a Muslin

A stay-at-home-mum with a husband, two children, a labradoodle and a 4-bed house in the idyllic Cotswolds. The classic all-looks-perfect-from-the-outside life. Continue reading “Divorced Over a Muslin”

Being Mum to Mixed Race Children

I live in the heart of the Cotswolds and as a white mum to a son and daughter that are half Chinese – we stand out. Continue reading “Being Mum to Mixed Race Children”

Missing My Life Before Children

Perhaps a tad over the top, but there are some days when I do feel sad and almost grieve for the life I used to have and the person I used to be before having a child. Continue reading “Missing My Life Before Children”

Experiencing Mother’s Love

Before you arrived Sputnik, I had limited hands-on experience with babies. Although I had spent time with your Aunty and cousin when he was a wee Sprog, I hadn’t been behind the scenes of motherhood. Continue reading “Experiencing Mother’s Love”

Sprog’s 9 Month Milestones

Watching you develop over these past 9 months has been amazing, and here are just some of the monumental milestones I’ve enjoyed. Continue reading “Sprog’s 9 Month Milestones”

Fighting To Get Fit

Since Sprog came along, I’ve just not been able to find the time – and if I’m honest – motivation, to exercise as much as I used to. Continue reading “Fighting To Get Fit”

Twisted Typist Personalised Keyring

What better way to celebrate purchasing our first family home, than treating my husband and I to matching personalised key rings. Continue reading “Twisted Typist Personalised Keyring”

Breastfeeding – Square Boobs & Cabbage Leaves

Reminiscing with my husband, we took some time to look back on my rather tumultuous breastfeeding journey. At least we can laugh at it now! Continue reading “Breastfeeding – Square Boobs & Cabbage Leaves”

Hand Print Christmas Baubles

Moving house means a tight belt in our household this Christmas, so our nearest and dearest will receive handmade presents. Continue reading “Hand Print Christmas Baubles”

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