Writing has always been something I have enjoyed, and after running my parenting with biscuits instagram account for the past few months and seeing the amazing community of Mum’s (and Dad’s!) that exists online, I’ve felt more motivated than ever to get my thoughts and experiences down on paper, and to share my family’s journey… Continue reading Welcome to my blog!
The not so glamorous (and far less talked about) side of pregnancy! Pregnancy is a beautiful time, or so I’m told, I’ve never made any secret of my dislike of being pregnant, and while I’m extremely grateful and lucky to have been able to have conceived, carried and birthed one beautiful daughter (soon to be… Continue reading The unglamorous side of pregnancy!
You’ve just had your baby, and everyone wants to meet the new arrival as soon as possible! While it’s so lovely that so many people are excited for you and your new little person, it’s not selfish or rude not to want these visits to happen straight away! A new baby is a huge change… Continue reading Handling visitors when baby is born!
This pregnancy in general seems to be going a lot more smoothly than my first, as long as I stick to my medication, I don’t spend weeks on end throwing up, I’ve been far more active, managed not to eat everything in sight, and sometimes don’t even have time to think about the little person… Continue reading Crazy pregnancy hormones!
When I was around 25 weeks pregnant with M, already knowing she was a little girl at that point, one of my friends who was also pregnant, and due 2 months after me, told me she was expecting a little girl too! She wasn’t 20 weeks at the time, and told me she’d been for… Continue reading Private Ultrasounds!
I’m currently 16 weeks pregnant with baby number 2, and I’m surprised daily with how different this pregnancy is from my first. Luckily, having suffered with hyperemesis severely with my daughter, I’ve been pleasantly surprised that although I do have it again second time round, I’ve been able to control it (with the held of… Continue reading Differences between first & second pregnancies!
I’ve never, ever dedicated a post to food before, but one of our resolutions this year was to stop eating takeaways as much as we used to on the weekend, and instead stick to homemade meals, that were slightly more fancy, or interesting than we have time for in the week – when omelettes, jacket… Continue reading Perfect pies!
M is 2 years old now, and for around the last year, we’ve been um-ing and ah-ing about whether or not we should, or would like to, have a second child. I think deep down, both hubby and I knew that the answer to that question was yes, but when we put our sensible hats… Continue reading Doubling the love! 👶🏼👶🏼