At the time of writing, it’s 5.19am. I’ve been out of bed for about 45 minutes, but I’ve been awake for around 2 hours – tossing and turning, failing to get comfortable, getting up to use the toilet, asking Arthur to please not pull on … Continue readingSleep
5.5 months. 167 days. That’s how long it has been since I last blogged. Whoah. This would have seemed inconceivable to me at the time, but hey – I was just shy of 7 weeks pregnant with my second baby (still tucked up safe and … Continue reading167 days.
Apologies for the radio silence. Things have been hectic, and busy. Constantly. We’ve been gearing up for a house move that still hasn’t happened, plagued by all of the things that have and do make our lives difficult where we live, various family members have … Continue readingWeek 28, 29, 30 & 31, 2019.
Written on Monday, posted on Friday. As I write we’re driving back home from Arthur’s second music festival. He enjoyed listening to the music and people-watching, but honestly was happiest collecting stones, climbing camping chairs and rattling fences/gates. We were at the New Forest Folk … Continue readingWeek 25, 26 & 27, 2019.
Another week has whizzed past us, at the (currently standard) speed of lightening. Today I managed to get sunburn, though I managed to keep Arthur well shaded and coated in sunscreen, so it’s just me that’s sporting that odd pink glow. I guess summer is … Continue readingWEEK 24, 2019.
Every now and then parenthood hits your square in the face with a cascade of difficulties. Currently we’re running on a distinct lack of sleep amplified – we’re co-sleeping, which inevitably means that Arthur still feeds at night, and realistically his sleeping pattern only gives … Continue readingWeek 22 & 23, 2019.
Sporadic bursts of sunshine, punctuated by a sprinkling of rain – hello, late May. Three weeks have sped past me in a flash… We’ve been working on our house move (which is delayed, possibly for our home to go back on the market…), I put … Continue readingWeek 19, 20 & 21, 2019.
Hello hello, from a grey Monday in May. Each week I march around our home narrating blog posts in my head. I have so many ideas about things I could write about, and every now and then I think of catchy titles or witty … Continue readingWeek 17 & 18, 2019.
This past week has been lovely, but boy did it rush on by! I feel extremely grateful for the long bank holiday weekend – despite working on Saturday – it’s been good to spend some quality time with my two favourite people. Bank holidays, … Continue readingWeek 16, 2019.
The past week has felt good – I’ve been struggling a bit lately with “keeping up” with everything… Home life, work life, photography, blogging, life admin – it tends to be that once I let one thing get on top of me, I let it … Continue readingWeek 14 & 15, 2019.