Category Archives: 2017

Guest Post – Egg Donation Part One

We love to talk about sperm donation here – after all that’s where our darling girl came from. But something people don’t talk about is egg donation – women donating their eggs altruistically to give another family a chance at … Continue reading

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The Scary Part of Parenting

Does anyone else find that when their child does something potentially dangerous, they almost obsess about it for the next few days? Since Eden has been a toddler, this is a pretty frequent occurrence for me, but yesterday really took … Continue reading

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Infertility in the Postnatal Ward

As someone who has been through infertility, it is often at the forefront of my mind. It makes up a lot of what I do, what I say and it still dictates how I feel about a lot of things. … Continue reading

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Why The World Needs Doc McStuffins

The “big” news story on Facebook last week was that kids’ show “Doc McStuffins” had featured a lesbian couple with a child. And wow. The internet was losing its collective shit all over the place. I’m a member of many … Continue reading

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Hitting a Road Block…

Ever since I was little, I’ve loved to write. I spent most of my teens poring over stories, planning out my future novels (ha!) and dreaming up characters in my head. Writing was my escape. Writing was where I hid … Continue reading

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Ten Things I Wish People Had Told Me About Feeding Our Baby

Infant feeding is always a buzz topic. Especially at the moment, during National Breastfeeding Month (yes. A whole month…) conversations on infant feeding are everywhere. With Eden being almost two (ridiculous!), I wanted to look back on ten things that … Continue reading

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Woes of Being a Working Parent.

People love to talk about working parents vs being a stay at home parent. Living in London, I’m not sure Amy and I had much choice about both of us working. The cost of living here is horrendous and as … Continue reading

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Funky Giraffe SALE! 25% off!

Those of you who have been with the blog a while will know how much Amy, Eden and I absolutely adore Funky Giraffe bibs. 

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When Your Child Is THAT Child.

I’ve said recently that having a toddler is a bit of a whirlwind. That has never been more apparent than it has been in the last few days. A few days ago, my child was “that” kid. The child that … Continue reading

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Five Things No One Tells You About Having a Toddler

When we had Eden, I knew that having a baby would be a massive change in our lives. It was. Literally everything¬†changes when you add a small human to your household – from the things that you eat, to how … Continue reading

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