My Struggle With Anxiety

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Watching Archie learn, love and live over the last two years has been truly magical. I have realised my ambition to be a mum and I feel like I was born to do this job. But for the past 18 months all has not been what it seems to anyone looking in on my idyllic life.

I’ve had anxiety. There, I said it.

Giving birth to my baby boy was breathtaking and beautiful but instantly made me realise the feeling of loss my parents must have felt when we lost our brother at twenty one. I now had what they had lost. Continue reading

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a Mum

screen-shot-2016-11-11-at-20-28-32Whilst I was pregnant with Arch so many people took pleasure in telling me how my life was never going to be the same again. They told me I’d never be the same person I was before I had children but actually I’m happiest being a Mum. Yes life does change but I think every bit of it is for the better.
Almost one year on (yes he was a year on Friday!) I wanted to share with you what I wish somebody had told me before I became a Mum. Continue reading