Monthly Archives: January 2010

Working mum

Today is officially the last day of my maternity leave and tomorrow I will reenter the workplace as that much maligned creature, the Working Mum. I feel such a conflict of emotions this evening as i sit with my sleeping … Continue reading

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Baby teeth

After a week of frantically googling various symptoms I have finally discovered what was up with Munchkin. He had been refusing his bottle, very sleepy, had dark circles under his eyes, rubbing his face and oddest of all, very clingy. … Continue reading

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Mummy guilt

Well, after having looked forward to my morning sans baby for a while now I feel deflated after it is over. I left the house this morning at 9.30am after kissing my smiley baby son goodbye and left him with … Continue reading

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Me time

For the first time in nearly seven months I am getting a whole morning off! I will be starting back at work four days a week at the beginning of February and so we made the decision to employ a … Continue reading

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Splash! Splash! Splash!

  Woohoo! I finally did it. I took the baby swimming for the very first time. Oh man, he LOVED it. It was so much fun. He loves being in the bath normally and he splashed his way round the … Continue reading

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Control freak

Being a control freak and having a baby is not a particularly good combination. No sh*t Sherlock you might be thinking and you’d be right except that I don’t think I fully got this one till recently. I like to … Continue reading

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Nap time – any advice?

I will be going back to work soon and so am gradually dropping the baby’s breast feeds to switch to formula feeds. The baby is six months now and currently has five feeds a day, two of which are formula … Continue reading

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