Thermage at Liberty Belle

One day, early last year, I looked at a photo of myself and all I could see was a saggy neck! What? How long has my neck been like that? Am I just noticing it now because it just happened or has it been like this for years? Since then, [...]

2020-03-28T14:18:12+10:00February 25, 2020|

Freddie’s sleep training

So, I finally took the plunge after a year of resisting and booked in a sleep consultant. I think I put it off for so long because I thought it would just fix itself over time, but after a year of no sleep for anyone and continuously getting up and [...]

2019-04-24T10:42:39+10:00January 2, 2019|

Invaluable advice on raising boys

The other day I went to a ‘BOYS BOYS BOYS’ talk by Maggie Dent and as you might remember me saying on my social media- it was life changing.   I went home with a better understanding of my little men, I felt like I knew the answers to “why [...]

2019-04-24T10:42:55+10:00October 23, 2018|

The mum perspective

Last night Freddie cried non-stop as I was putting him to bed, he cried for almost two hours. This isn’t common for him to cry like this and it was really hard for me to work out what was wrong with him. I tried rocking him, I tried more milk, [...]

2019-04-24T10:43:40+10:00October 11, 2018|

parenting styles for first, second and third borns

I wanted to have a chat about the difference in parenting for me when it comes to parenting my first, second and third babies. We have all seen the comments, the memes and quotes about how mums wrap their first-born babies in cotton wool, are a tad more relaxed with [...]

2019-04-24T10:59:06+10:00March 27, 2018|

Finding out my baby gender

I decided early on that I wanted my third baby to be a surprise. After trying all the ‘gender sway’ techniques to conceive a girl for several months (without conceiving once during this time) we decided to just stop, and just try for ‘a baby’, because, above all, we wanted [...]

2019-04-24T11:01:50+10:00December 14, 2017|

Caesarean number 2

It has taken me just under four full weeks to write this blog post about my second caesarean, because of course I have a newborn and two other children to care for and secondly because I have had to deal with and get my head around exactly what I went [...]

2019-04-24T11:02:07+10:00December 4, 2017|

My newborn baby ‘routine’

I am currently on week 1 of having a newborn and it is absolute bliss. Apart from this terrible recovery from my caesarean, all is great having a newborn again in the house and he is a little darling. He has been sleeping and feeding well, which is a wonderful [...]

2019-04-24T11:02:24+10:00November 15, 2017|
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