Ophelia, How the hell are ya? Have you clamed down yet?  Ophelia, I heard you were pretty miffed! On Sunday night, well it was like Christmas eve going to bed.  I wasn’t sure what to expect from the morning light.  There had been whispers you were on your way but Ophelia, I’m an Irish Mummy in the North and we’re…

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One in Four pregnancies end in miscarriage. That’s quite a high statistic but miscarriage is something that we skirt around unsure if it should be talked about or not. Should we share our pregnancy news before the twelve week scan? I’m not writing this blog post to give a right or wrong answer, just my opinions and my feelings.  They…

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We did it…  It’s only taken eight months and one day but me and himself had DATE NIGHT! Uninterrupted by a crying baby or an enthusiastic ‘I want to be involved in everything’ nearly three year old.  We left the house just me and him.  Husband and Wife.  Not Mummy and Daddy.  We walked to a restaurant, ate dinner, drank…

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You are a Brand Spanking New Mummy!  You’ve read all the books and you know what to expect.     Welcome to Motherhood. Here’s a few things you mightn’t be expecting… The goo covered baby was placed on your chest and you didn’t get that gush of ‘Love’ everyone talks about.  Don’t stress it’ll come!  One day soon you are…

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What’s in your changing bag? Do you even have a specific ‘changing bag’ or are you a throw a nappy in your handbag kinda gal? Here’s what’s in mine most days…  Lets be honest – Sometimes I am that ‘just throw a nappy in’ and hope for the best kinda gal. Nappies (Obviously)  but there’s no need to be carrying…

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