Tag: mama to boys

Is 19 months our magic number?

I realised the other day that Archie is now 19 months old. The same age Henry was when we decided to have another baby…apparently we chose the right moment because we fell pregnant on my first cycle. There’s about 27 months between them and now that Archie is older, the age gap is perfect. They…
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Bye bye breastfeeding

Nearly a week ago, Archie had his last breastfeed. It’s the perfect memory. It was about 5am and he’d come into our bed after sleeping all night. He still looked tired so we snuggled down under the warm duvet and he fed back to sleep. We were both half asleep and when we woke for…
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My Mothers Day 2018

In the UK, we celebrated Mothers Day on Sunday 11th March. I know it’s different to most countries but I didn’t know why until I came to write this post. Apparently, it’s still linked to the Christian calendar. Christians would visit their “mother church” during Lent and this usually took place on the fourth Sunday…
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International Women’s Day 2018

Today is the 8th March, a day which might seem insignificant to some of you but it is in fact International Women’s Day. It has been on this date since 1913 yet I personally don’t remember seeing much about it in the media until a couple of years ago. It could be that I just…
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Bleurgh – where do I go from here?

I think this post might be a bit of a brain dump but nevertheless, I’m going to get it out there in the hope that it’ll help me get out of this funk I’ve gotten myself into. While it isn’t anything new, I get into a blogging block often, this one feels different. I can’t…
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