Mum Brain

“I know,” I thought to myself this morning at 11.15am, “I’ll eat my lunch now so that when she wakes up, I can feed her and then I can throw her bedding into a quick…

September and 15 Months

For the first time, in a long time, I’m glad to see September. Before Ava, I was a die hard fan of Summer, but then I experienced Summer with a baby and then suddenly, it’s…

That 2 Hour Window

Before Ava’s arrival, if I needed to do something- I’d sit down and do it. At any time of the day. Now, I feel like I have to squeeze everything in that precious two hour…

Baby Gadgets that worked for us

When we were preparing for Ava’s arrival, I was pretty overwhelmed with what ‘things’ were needed to make life with a newborn easier. Every family is different, but these were the items that I absolutely…

What Not to Say to a New Mum

I wish I could stay at home all day What I also call a jellyfish compliment, because it’s a shitty thing to say disguised as a nice comment. As every new parent will understand, looking…