Parenting

Becoming a Mum to Arthur was a dream come true. We spent some years wishing and dreaming for him to come along, so we often call him our miracle babe. Becoming parents is one of the biggest learning curves. Most days I feel I’m winging it – so enjoy some of the brain farts on parenting I manage to comprehend, high on caffeine and sugar, low on sleep.

Choosing Arthur’s Name

  Choosing a baby name can be one of the most divisive topics during pregnancy and post birth. We have some friends who could only decide on the babies name when it became a legal requirement to register the birth. For years I would imagine what I would call my… View Post

Will I Raise Arthur Vegan?

Will I Raise Arthur Vegan?

I’ve wanted to share with you my thoughts on raising my child vegan. Lots of people have asked me about this, mostly with intrigue with the odd comment that doesn’t match our mindset. I write this not with judgement on anyone else and how they raise their family, but from… View Post

My First Year of Motherhood

My First Year of Motherhood

My First Year of Motherhood I’m not sure there is one way I could describe my first year of motherhood. It’s been a total whirlwind of joy, pride and love. Of course this is a fuzzy cocktail mixed with exhaustion, exasperation, guilt and a sense of loneliness at times. I… View Post

Loneliness in Motherhood

Loneliness in Motherhood

Loneliness in Motherhood When we talk about loneliness – it’s very easy to picture an older person who’s partner has died and they don’t have family nearby. Loneliness is a complex emotion and an endemic in western society not only for older people, but other demographics too.  Loneliness can affect… View Post