This world, our home, is not your place; We made it ready but you never came, And I will never see your face. My life goes on at the same old pace, But with a hidden, unspoken pain, That this world, my home, is not your place. Where you should be is empty…… Continue reading Tears For An Angel
A friend from Uni came to stay this weekend so I’m a bit late with linking up my challenge. It was whilst I was sorting out the spare room so that he could a) get to the bed and b) actually lie down in it that I decided on what my challenge was going to…… Continue reading July Challenge – Growing Up
I had a bit of a panic attack this morning. This really isn’t like me at all – I get a bit worried about stuff and often have a stress the night before things (for ‘stress’ read grouch and wail and stomp around like a teenager because I didn’t pack/organise myself properly until the last…… Continue reading I Can’t Do It.
…this happens and you stop to take a photo before putting Baby in the bath because you know it’ll give everyone else a good laugh…
Having a baby changes how you look. Having two babies in two years changes it more. I accept this and mostly I bear my body with pride because it grew and nurtured two beautiful little people. I grin slightly at my ‘tiger-stripes’ of which I have many on my tummy, my sides, the inside of…… Continue reading Baby-Body
Arthur has been pretty under the weather for the last week – coughing, spluttering, choking and a bit snuffly. He’s particularly bad when he’s lying down which has meant a severe lack of sleeping for me and Sy (Tori has been gleefully oblivious in her own bedroom). This means that now we are in that…… Continue reading Who needs sleep anyway?
I know there’s loads of stuff all over the press at the moment about breastfeeding being a preventative against teenage delinquency but that’s not what this post is about. I am trying to get Arthur to accept a bottle of expressed milk so that I can have a nice evening out some time, or even…… Continue reading Boob vs Bottle
The Last Book You Read The last book I read was Peter Rabbit and the Egg Hunt based on the original characters and illustrations by Beatrix Potter. My Mum gave Tori this book for Easter and I love it too much to put it away now that Easter is over. It’s just beautiful. With lots…… Continue reading 30 Day Book Challenge: Day Twenty-Eight