My pregnancy this time round has been pretty much identical to my first, but it has been so much harder to get through. What was hard first time round without a toddler to care for has been almost impossible with a child already in tow. I’ve reached the 9 month mark and am due anytime…… Continue reading Leaving a gap between babies – 10 reasons I won’t be having another child for at least 5 years
Having your first baby is like being transported to a parallel universe. It’s still you in the mirror, it’s still your thought stream running through your brain, everything is where you left it when you get back home – but everything is different. The feel of the world is different. Something has shifted, something really…… Continue reading Waking up to find your baby has become a toddler – and trying not to have a breakdown.
I don’t know where I have been or what I have been thinking, but eight months in to my second pregnancy I have only just discovered the absolute bliss of the onesie. They’ve been around so long, everyone I know has at least one – even my husband has a grumpy care bear one that…… Continue reading How have I survived two pregnancies without a onesie?
I have my heart set on a home birth for baby number two, I picture myself in my dining room; floating about in my hired birthing pool with scented candles burning, lights low, some wildly inappropriate documentary on the tv (Stacey Dooley – any investigations in to drug gangs coming up by any chance?) and…… Continue reading Don’t make me go back there! A plea for a homebirth.
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Hello! My name is Kate, I’m a mama to two little girls – one still baking in my tummy and the other currently picking off the petals from the flowers I just lovingly arranged in a vase. Growing up I suffered with terrible insomnia, I would stay awake all night unable to sleep, and in…… Continue reading Just another mama blog