The words ‘you’re having a big baby’ were words I heard from midwives too often in my pregnancy with Little Man. These words were often followed by ‘or it could all be water so don’t worry’. Then from others (because my bump was so big): ‘you sure there aren’t twins in there?’ and ‘you look like you’re about to pop, are you sure you’re only 30 weeks?’ Well that all scared the living hell out of me. I was a nervous first time mum, pregnant it seemed with this monster baby. So, was he big? You’re damn right he was,… View Post

Hello there, I’m Rachel and I have been a Mummy in training since October 2012. I found out I was pregnant with my little boy, Little Manuel in January 2012 and he came into this world mid October of the same year. Being a Mummy has been one hell of an experience so far and I wanted to start to document it, look back at how the last 2 and a half years have been and take any of you that would like to come on this parenting journey with me. Being a parent, a Mummy especially is one of… View Post