Since having a baby I have really struggled to find myself. I am the first one in my circle of friends to have a baby and with that it means that I don’t have a close knit circle of friends who understand what I’m going through. Some of my friends are still studying, some are… Continue reading Why a Boozy Brunch was just what I needed.
I think for me, one of the hardest things about becoming a parent was the fact that I didn’t just feel like Pru anymore. I was always Pru and Nora and I didn’t really feel like ‘me’ anymore, not that I really knew what ‘me’ was to start with. What makes me, me, is not… Continue reading Being more than just Mum.
Before I had Nora I was many things and well a last minute packer was one of them. If I had an early morning flight, I would often wait till about 11pm the night before, till I started deciding what I needed similarly if I had a late flight to see Yvo after work I… Continue reading The Essential Holiday Checklist
On Friday evening, Yvo and I was sat on the sofa watching the England friendly against Spain and he was systematically checking his phone for updates on the Holland/Wales game. He suddenly went silent and was just staring at his phone, “There’s been explosions in Paris”. This is the first terrorist attack to happen since… Continue reading What kind of world is my daughter going to live in… #PrayForParis
I cannot believe that my daughter is 3 months old like holy hell my Mum was right, time literally FLIES! Anyway here are six things that I’ve learnt over the past 13 weeks. Babies develop and grow at a truly alarming rate. At 3 months old Nora now weighs double her birth weight (little chunk)… Continue reading Nora and Me at 3 Months
The title of this post was said to me last week and I am still reeling… Yes you’re reading right someone actually scolded me for suggesting that I was struggling with becoming a mother. I am very sorry world, but I am not perfect and nor have I ever claimed to be. Motherhood and the… Continue reading How Dare You Get Post Natal Depression