Lock down Baking

Did you even take part in a global lock down if you didn’t binge on Netflix and make baked goods at some point? For us, it wasn’t always an easy feat taking part in the baking part with a new born in the earlier days, but when your whole world fits within the boundaries of…

Water Baby

Like with many of the plans that most new parents will have experienced during this worldwide pandemic this year, we have unfortunately missed out on many of the experiences that we had hoped to have provided Finn with. It was my intention to take him to so many different baby groups, to build friendships and…

Beach Baby Adventures

Throwback to a time last month where we had a day I have dreamt of having since forever.  Anyone who knows myself and Richard as a couple IRL will know just how much the coast means to us…we’ve spent many an adventure there and some major milestones including our engagement and wedding so it should…

6 months of Finn

Before your arrival I had honestly thought that I’d end up having so much more opportunity to share our new life as a family in this space…throw in a global pandemic into the maternity leave mix and it would seem that life had different plans in mind! You continue to be an absolute source of…

One month of you – Welcome to the World Little Lawrence

A month into life with you and I don’t think either me or you dad can quite believe that you are actually here. Welcome to the world little Lawrence, our little boy Finn 🐳💙 Born on 14th January 2020 at 00.16am just 2 days past your due date. Carrying you and bringing you into the…

A year in review – 2019

2019 you have been an absolute whirlwind for us and will forever be the year in my heart that we overcame personal and professional challenges and heartbreak as a couple and came out of it all stronger for it ❤ We worked our arses off in work taking on bigger and more challenging yet fullfilling…

Our Baby Shower 30.11.19

Time is quickly getting closer to the day that we get to meet our little bundle of joy and so too the time finally came that we got to celebrate our little Lawrence with all of our loved ones this weekend 💗💙 If there is one thing I feel for sure, it’s that you are…

30 – 32 weeks pregnancy update

We are well and truly into the third trimester now and with only 8 weeks left to go, our excitement levels are only growing! We so can’t wait to see you little Lawrence ❤ Speaking of growing, I have now gone from a first trimester ‘when will I finally show/pop?’ to a third trimester ‘how…

Autumn Breaks

29 weeks into our PCOS pregnancy and I am finally home after a 3 day residential break away with our young carers. It has been both a wonderful and tiring experience, but I feel immensely proud for organising and managing another successful and physically demanding residential activity in the midst of growing a baby! For…

Friendship and Fertility – Part 2 – ‘The Club’

Fertility or rather infertility and the great trial of my lack of ‘mom club’ membership in life was something that had often plagued me for some time during a period in my life. For a period of time I remember looking towards those friends of friends who had found themselves evolving into mothers, parents and…