To 2018 – our new norm and making the most of family time!!

Happy New Year! It’s been a while since I have written.  Back to work and managing that and home as well as the Christmas break, I guess something had to give! It’s the beginning of 2018, and although not intended, it has given some time for reflection and future planning. Tuesday January 2nd marked my […]

Back to work after maternity leave number 2…

It feels like literally seconds ago I was writing about finishing work, excited to be starting maternity leave and the arrival of baby Arlo. If feels like seconds ago I was worried about how maternity leave with two children would go, coping to share my time and give them both enough. It feels like seconds, […]

Easter holiday fun and a major toddler tantrum…

The nursery Woody goes to shuts for 4 weeks a year, with a week at Easter being one of these. When I was working I would take this week off to spend together, however with this year being maternity leave it just slotted into another of our days home together. We went to my parents […]

Baby weight… I need to start facing into it sooner rather than later

It has been 8 weeks since I gave birth and time has flown by! I wasn’t sleeping well toward the end of pregnancy, but sleep (or lack of) is completely different with a newborn!! I am the type of person that loves 8-10 hours sleep a night! 9pm means bedtime to me, and when pregnant […]