Your sitting in your hospital bed with this new tiny life in your arms, all the feels surging through your body. The little life begins to squirm and starts to cry, you realise this baby is hungry and isn't going to wait for anything. Either your midwife or one of the nurses have showed you…

Now I'm not one to normally to get really angry at how other people decide to parent. We all have different ideas, ways and children. So who am I to judge. But I saw something today that really wound me up. I'm guessing it was the mum, as there was a man and about 3…

With 1 in 4 women giving birth via c sections (according to the Report on Maternity Data tables 2014 from the Ministry Of Health NZ), I think talk of what happens during and after should be talked about more. And it should never be deemed as 'the easy way out'. As having 2 C-sections myself,…

I've been a bit quiet the past couple of weeks. To be brutally honest it's been a slow downhill slide all compounding to me ending up in A & E. Don't worry I'll live. Nothing that taking it easy for a couple of weeks won't fix. But seriously when the doctor told me that, I…

From biting, hitting, throwing, not listening, yelling in your face, crying at nothing to throwing themselves on the floor in a crumpled, hysterical mess. The 'terrible twos' can be a very trying time for any parent. My eldest is 2 in 21 days, but I can say the attitude is and has been very real…

This is my take on 2 under 2 with a 22 month old and a 4 month old. I thought I was busy with one child....boy I don't know what on earth my problem was. There are so many things that I took for granted when only having one child. Getting ready with one -…