• Mental health awareness
    Mental Health

    The Storm that follows the Calm

    Today marks the start of Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK. My mental health is something that I have struggled with since I was a child, and so this is something I feel incredibly passionate about. I’d like to…

  • motherhood
    Mental Health

    Second Child: Where is the Support?

    I wrote previously about my experiences of becoming a mum for the first time. It was not what I expected it to be, and it left me feeling confused and overwhelmed. This time round, everything is different. My daughter is…

  • mental health
    Mental Health

    My First Child: Expectations vs Reality

    As a mum, you’re expected to love every single moment you spend with your kids. You get told to savour the moment, to enjoy it whilst it lasts. You’re expected to drop everything in order to devote 110% of your…

  • feminism
    Mental Health

    Feminism vs Motherhood

    I’m an old school feminist. What I mean by that, is I’m all about equality between men and women. I don’t like what feminism has become, with so many women fighting to be seen as better than men. Can we…

  • magic mayhem repeat

    …and so our story begins.

    I believe all parents will agree that life with children is full of both magic and mayhem. It can switch up in a second, and leave you feeling battered and bruised, or remind you just how amazing parenthood can be.


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