Just over seven months ago we became a family of four. If going from no children to one was earth shatteringly life changing, then going from one to two has been a tough old slog. In so many ways much much easier. But in many ways harder than I expected. I love that I don’t… Read More The reality of being a mama to two
A mum once said to me that from 8 months on your baby just gets more and more interesting and fun. At 21 months old I can wholeheartedly say that I agree. I regularly catch myself thinking how much fun I am having with Esther on my days with her. She talks all the time;… Read More Being a mum is fun.
Dearest Esther You are now one. And what a precious, fun, hilarious, book loving, adventurous, entertaining character you are. You have a cheeky giggle you laugh when you know you’re being funny. You check the room to make sure everyone’s looking when you do something amazing! You dance and bounce to music at any given opportunity. You… Read More Now you are one
In less than a week our little girl will be one. So many people have said, “where did that year go?” It’s a question I’ve asked myself so many times. Being close to a year and also getting ready to work a few more hours have got me reflecting on Esther, who she is, how’s… Read More Reflecting on a year
Esther is nine and a half months old now and as she was two weeks overdue it means that she’s now been out as long as she has been in. It feels like a monumental moment in her life and mine. I can’t believe how much life has changed in this time and how much… Read More 9 months in, 9 months out
I can’t really start this blog without introducing the beautiful little girl behind my joy and smiles and much more infrequent tears and trials. Esther Cerys Grace made her way into the world at 10.41pm on Monday 23rd January after being induced at the Jessops in Sheffield. She weighed 8lbs 2oz – which was a… Read More Introducing Esther