Nil by mouth

Missing words My last proper blog was January! I can’t believe it’s been so long – but I think that’s because there’s only really been one thing on my mind, and it’s been something I’ve not been allowed to talk about.. until now.  Jude is going to be a big brother! (And we’re going to…

A Grand Day Out

“Night feeder, night feederrrr….” Last night I deliberately breastfed Jude until almost bedtime so that he couldn’t have a bottle before bed and I would have to get up in the night to feed him. How crazy is that?! We’ve recently been giving him a bottle of expressed milk before bed and he’s been lasting…

So life goes on…

Disclaimer: All of the gifts we/Jude have received are lovely and we appreciate each one. Any comments stating otherwise are for comedy value only. Please don’t be offended. Ta;)   Sentimentality After weeks of visitors and tonnes of beautiful gifts (and some not so!) I finally managed to put the cards up and keep them…

Life after birth

      The unglamourous reality. One morning during the first week home I realised the true extent of the damage, measured by the amount of products I use every morning. No, they’re not Clarins or Dior, or even beauty products, but my god they make me feel better! I used to see pregnant women and…