“Nobody Understands Me!”

I thought – perhaps naively – that we’d have until the teenage years before having to face tears and tantrums over feeling like nobody understands her. I love that SB is more vocal now. She’s so chatty, and her vocabulary is growing bigger by the day. We’ve got some impressive […]

Letter To A New Young Mum

I want you to know that it’s okay to be afraid. It’s okay to feel apprehensive; to get that little chill of fear down your spine when you realise that this tiny human being now relies on you to meet all of its needs, and they are helpless without you.


Good lord. How are we at eighteen months? SB is a year and a half old. It certainly doesn’t feel like a year and a half since we held that tiny little screaming pink thing in our arms for the first time, marvelling at her tiny fingers and toes and […]

Well, she’s definitely a toddler now…

No-one warned me that the terrible twos could start early. That, or SB is overachieving. Either way, we are in full-blown toddler territory now – although it feels more like we’ve got a teenager in the house. She’s learning new words and phrases at a rate of knots, and boy […]

13 Month Update!

This is something of a belated update, as work is taking most of my time and all of my focus at the moment, but here we are, at thirteen months! I know I say this every month, but I still can’t believe how big she’s getting. Every day she’s more […]