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 …

Baby Sleep

I remember when my bubs would only go to sleep laying on my chest. I spent endless hours laying on the couch watching Netflix with him asleep on my chest, longing for the day he would sleep in his bassinet so I could get things done. It feels like a long time ago, a distant …

A day in the life

A day in the life... This was a day we had no plans and I wrote down everything before getting sick of keeping track and gave up :). 3am: bubs starts grizzling, put his dummy in 3:30am: bubs crying 3:31am: giving bubs a bottle 3:45am: change bubs nappy 3:47am: finish giving bubs bottle 3:50am: finally …

Litte moments

There are moments like right now where I can't help but smile and be filled with love. My son is fast asleep laying on my chest/tummy. Mouth open and occasionally pulling funny facial expressions. But in the last day overwhelming sadness I guess you could call it has struck me out of no where and …