So I’m back to work. It’s been about 8 weeks now, although I’ve had a lovely 2 weeks off for Easter! Work actually feels more normal than I thought it would. Don’t get me wrong I still feel great anxieties about my capabilities in balancing motherhood and a stressful job. However, when I’ve been at … More Back to work, back to reality….
So it’s here, the night before my return to work. The 2nd February has arrived! Typically I am poorly with a cold and cough. Surprisingly I have a ‘lets just get on with it’ attitude. So I’m ill, so I’m going back to work, it’s happening, let’s just do this! I feel this is my … More Working mum countdown day 1 !!
<a href=”http://www.bloglovin.com/blog/13545693/?claim=f2sh96aejcs”>Follow my blog with Bloglovin</a> I should be the happiest woman alive, I have a wonderful husband, am blessed with two gorgeous children and have a promising career. Yet I’m sat here wondering what makes someone depressed. Why me. Is there something in me, my genes, that makes me more prone? Maybe it’s … More Working mum countdown day 10
Today we went to my friends sons birthday party. It was fancy dress so my boy donned his batman outfit that he got from Father Christmas. We’ve moved on from the pirate costume now, which I think he has worn to the last 4 parties! When we arrived we had that ‘OMG it is fancy … More Working mum countdown day 16
So my baby went to her second nursery settling in day today and apparently she was ‘more sensitive’ today. What that means is that she cried, a few times. I had forgotten to tell them she had been under the weather so explained this might have been the reason. Or was it because she … More Working mum countdown day 21
So I’m missing my boy. Today was his first day back at school after a whole 16 days at home for the Christmas holidays. As I write this my baby is asleep having a nap and it is soooooo quiet!! Plenty to do, but I’m writing this!! So first I’m going to make up some … More Working mum countdown day 25
Today I found the most inspiring blog thanks to its writer finding and following me! Lexi, if you read this I think you are truly inspiring and an amazing mummy. I can’t imagine the heartbreak you have been through. You are so strong. I see how lucky I am. So I have to go back … More Working mum countdown day 26
This morning we all lay in bed together all four of us together snuggled up all cosy. This is one of my favourite things in the world to do. Normally my boy will wake up first and come in to our bedroom with his blanket still in his mouth and he climbs in to … More Working mum countdown day 28
Such a lovely run up to Christmas this year, it’s been non stop, so busy. I will have to take some time off next year so I can still enjoy the run up to christmas as it makes it all the more special. Today is Christmas Eve and all of a sudden it’s upon us … More Working mum countdown day 40
As I made my homemade fish pie I thought to myself how lovely it is to be able to make a home cooked meal as the children play happily in the other room. There won’t be that many opportunities like this when I’m back at work. I actually don’t know how I am going to … More Working mum countdown day 97