Gender Disappointment In Dads – My Husband’s Story

Gender Disappointment isn’t something many men talk about but it is an issue, as I found out. It’s strange, as something women seem to talk about a lot! I have friends who have really been… View Post

How To Entertain Your 18 Month Old at Home | AD

I have to pinch myself sometimes when I realise I have an 18 month old (again! I have done this twice before). I remember my little dude being born; squeaking away, loving being fed. Then… View Post

Waiting for Surgery in Covid Times – An Umbilical Granuloma

If you have been following the blog since the little man was born, you will know he has an Umbilical Granuloma. I always find this odd, as when I was pregnant we found out he… View Post

What Can Partners Do To Help After Birth?

After I had all of my babies, I was shell-shocked, especially my first. I was exhausted, in pain, hormonal and in a bit of shock. How can this tiny creature I have produced need feeding… View Post

30 Secrets About Newborn Babies I Wished I’d Known

I was in blissful ignorance before I had my first baby girl almost 7 years ago now. That in itself is insane. I didn’t have a clue what was going to hit me after she… View Post

Birth Anxiety In Dads

It’s funny when you have a baby. So much emphasis is on the person giving birth and often the Dad or partner can get neglected.  Forgotten about even! Of course the pregnancy and birth are… View Post

Top Tips to Succeed at Breastfeeding

I remember when I was pregnant with my eldest, attending my NCT classes and learning about breastfeeding. Techniques, the important of it, making sure I tried and I knew in my mind I really did… View Post