My Captured Moment #2

I’ve chosen two photo’s this week. Both are from the recent birth of my third child. My first girl and first baby with James. After a traumatic few years with the discovery of my ex husbands affair, the subsequent breakdown of my marriage and becoming a single Mum to two…

MAMA Academy: Trust your instincts!

MAMA Academy has launched this week and I was really keen to get involved. I’m pleased and excited to say that I have become a MAMA Academy Ambassador.  MAMA Academy is a registered charity in the UK working alongside The Royal College of Midwives and are committed to promoting Mums…

Birth story!

Our baby girl is a week old!  She was born on the 13th October at 4.59pm by emergency section and weighed in at 7lb8 of perfectness.     I had arrived at the hospital for my monitoring appointment on the Monday morning, I was relieved to be there checking in…

37/38 weeks

My bags are packed, all the baby clothes are washed and we have got everything off the list. However I still don’t feel ready! Now that I have a date, not like a due date, a date that the baby will definitely be here by it’s definitely feeling more real.…

How pregnancy has healed me!

It’s taken a while but now at 38 weeks I’m feeling positive about my body and myself for the first time in a long while.  My self confidence took a HUGE knock when my ex husband had an affair. I know that ultimately it was him that was to blame,…