Superwoman

It is tough juggling a full time job and full time motherhood. Especially it seems this week. With bubs having four teeth coming through at once and conjunctivitis, which means no daycare. I'm balancing running into the office for meetings and running home to work from home whilst taking care of bubs.Whilst my dad ducks …

Struggling Mum

I’ll admit I cried a lot last night. I really miss my son. I thought as the weeks go by it would get easier, I think it’s getting harder. I feel guilty that he’s in full time care. I ever wanted to be one of those mums, but we just couldn’t afford for me not …

Struggling

I ran out of medication and have been so busy I forgot to get more. For the first few days I was fine, but then slowly I began to struggle. Becoming upset easily and for no real reason, constant headaches and feeling like I can’t settle my son or look after him properly. I don’t …

Judgement

I've been thinking about how we judge people... without knowing them, without knowing what's going on. Just like people judged, and probably still judge me for leaving my husband. Even some of my own family. The thing is... no one really knows what happened. I doubt my ex husband knows what the final straw was …

Returning to work 

I really don't want to go back to work and I'm not due back until February but financially we just can't afford for me to not work. If I have to then I don't want to go back full time, we don't have anyone to watch our son and childcare isn't available in our area …

My essentials

Every parent is different, and what works for one may not work for another. Here are my essentials and what has worked well for me. NB: I have not been asked, paid, or given free products or anything like that to do this post. Everything listed is what I have actually bought and used. My …