And Then You Were One

Today is my son’s first birthday. I can’t quite believe it’s already been a year. I can’t quite believe it’s only been a year. He’s now a little boy instead of a little baby and I could not be prouder of how far he’s come i. n the last few …

My Sunday Photo – 9th July

This week has been pretty intense for various reasons, but we’re finally settling into the new house if nothing else. Snappy loves having more room to crawl around in. He likes to be chased now, and he likes chasing after the cats. This was after Reb Brown ran off – …

Poem: Affirmation

I touch smooth skin and soft hair – whatever I can reach – in reassurance of his existence. As if my vision is a lie my other senses in denial. My boy, smiles, and so do I, following the rise and dip of each vertebra holding him together. As he …

My Sunday Photo – 21st May

I’ve worked a forty-eight hour week at the pharmacy because we’re so short staff. By the time Saturday evening rolled around I was exhausted and aching and getting this weird headache at the base of my skull. I still have a weird headache. Coming home to this little croc make …

Anxious Mum and Clingy Son

Snappy is a good couple of months into the clingy phase. I’m not sure how much more I can take of it. Because I’m the wrong mummy. Changes There are few different reasons why Snappy is feeling so clingy. It’s normal at this age for babies to be clingy apparently, …