To my oldest friends…

When we first met, we were the kids, playing 'it' in the playground. We'd host sleepovers with zero sleep, 100% hysterical laughter and complete nonsense. We had our weird traditions of 'no shoes Fridays', an obsession with cheese savouries, and wrote stories about what our lives might entail, with slightly unrealistic celebrity marriages!    We… Continue reading To my oldest friends…

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Turning Two…

In these days running up to your second birthday, I’m watching you sleep more. Usually I tiptoe in just to check on you as you snooze, but lately I linger longer, trying to savour you whilst you’re still one. April 2017: Hello giant baby bump!Your first two years have gone by in a flash, I… Continue reading Turning Two…

Boobs, Bottles, and Beyond: My Complicated Breastfeeding Journey

Notice how Maisie the cat likes to be involved! Natural. Bonding. Comforting. This is how I pictured breastfeeding. The most natural thing in the world, connecting you to your baby. I mean it’s what half of your body is set up to do. Even after our NCT session on it, I was confident. As long… Continue reading Boobs, Bottles, and Beyond: My Complicated Breastfeeding Journey