This weekend we were down in the West Country checking out our new house, and visiting family for my birthday. The kids had so much fun, and I’ve been thinking about how important kids freedom is. We are so lucky that my sister and brother-in-law live on and run a beautiful farm, complete with huge… Read More Let The Kids Have Freedom: Our Weekend In The West Country
I’m not really one to get excited about birthdays, but today is indeed my 29th birthday! It’s not so much that I’m not big into birthdays, I’m just not big on attention full stop (the woman bearing herself & family for all and sundry on a thousand social media platforms. Yup, that’s me. Not big… Read More It’s My Birthday: 10 Reasons I’m My Happiest At 29!
I’d be lying if I said that our upcoming move (aaaargh 6 weeks!) didn’t have me feeling just a little bit on the stressed side. I think I’m doing an ok job at keeping a handle on it, and Mr C is doing his part in reminding me to chill out a bit!
Even the first time around when I was pregnant with Amelia, I found myself having to defend certain things that I was or wasn’t doing. Some of the so-called rules out there, after doing my own research I just decided to ignore. Others I just either wasn’t very organised, or couldn’t bear the thought of… Read More 5 Pregnancy Rules I Ignored: Why You Should Too!
Dear Amanda* It broke my heart to see you crying today. But also, I was glad. I was glad that you let it all out, and I was glad that you could be so honest and open about how you’re feeling. The last time I saw you, you were about 20 weeks pregnant. You… Read More New Mum: A Letter To You