Beauty through my daughter’s eyes

Over the last few months I’ve heard more and more friends and family members telling me I talk myself down too much. They say I’m too harsh about myself and am nothing like the person I seem to think I am. Sadly it was a critique about the things I say about myself and the alarming frequency I say them. I don’t know when it started. I guess I wasn’t a pretty child and people made fun of me for being so dark. I also went through puberty at a really young age, way before sex education was taught and […]

Top 10 things to do during maternity leave

Maternity leave is the an important period in a family’s life where we welcome our babies into our homes and our lives. We nurture them in our environment conscious that it is unfamiliar and sometimes scary for them. We take the time to learn about them and to build a unique bond. Even our UK government recognises this by introducing paternity leave for fathers; 2 weeks of paid leave. In reality this is a very short period, but it does acknowledge and support the view that it is important to develop a close bond with our newborns and create an […]

Baby and mummy day out to see daddy at work