I was getting dressed in front of Nova the other day. Something I do almost everyday, because as any parent will know children have to be within close proximity to you at all times! But this time was different. I usually stand in front of the mirror and look at all the bits about my… Continue reading I don’t want her to ever hate herself.
So I wrote a poem just as the first lockdown started easing in the UK. As you can imagine having a baby during a pandemic wasn't very enjoyable, Nova knew no different, but I did and so did so many other parents. It was extremely isolating. I had obviously imagined something so different during my… Continue reading Take a break magazine.
𝘋𝘰𝘯'𝘵 𝘣𝘦 𝘴𝘢𝘥, 𝘺𝘰𝘶'𝘭𝘭 𝘣𝘦 𝘢𝘭𝘳𝘪𝘨𝘩𝘵,𝘞𝘦 𝘸𝘪𝘭𝘭 𝘢𝘭𝘸𝘢𝘺𝘴 𝘵𝘶𝘤𝘬 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘪𝘯 𝘢𝘵 𝘯𝘪𝘨𝘩𝘵,𝘠𝘰𝘶'𝘭𝘭 𝘢𝘭𝘸𝘢𝘺𝘴 𝘨𝘦𝘵 𝘤𝘶𝘥𝘥𝘭𝘦𝘴 𝘣𝘦𝘧𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘣𝘦𝘥,𝘈𝘯𝘥 𝘢 𝘬𝘪𝘴𝘴 𝘰𝘯 𝘺𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘩𝘦𝘢𝘥,𝘞𝘦'𝘭𝘭 𝘸𝘩𝘪𝘴𝘱𝘦𝘳 '𝘐 𝘭𝘰𝘷𝘦 𝘺𝘰𝘶' 𝘪𝘯 𝘺𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘦𝘢𝘳,𝘈𝘯𝘥 𝘴𝘵𝘢𝘺 𝘤𝘭𝘰𝘴𝘦 𝘴𝘰 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘬𝘯𝘰𝘸 𝘸𝘦'𝘳𝘦 𝘯𝘦𝘢𝘳,𝘠𝘰𝘶'𝘭𝘭 𝘯𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘣𝘦 𝘢𝘭𝘰𝘯𝘦 𝘧𝘰𝘳 𝘷𝘦𝘳𝘺 𝘭𝘰𝘯𝘨,𝘉𝘦𝘤𝘢𝘶𝘴𝘦 𝘭𝘦𝘵𝘵𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘤𝘳𝘺 𝘧𝘦𝘦𝘭𝘴 𝘴𝘰 𝘸𝘳𝘰𝘯𝘨,𝘞𝘦'𝘭𝘭 𝘢𝘭𝘸𝘢𝘺𝘴 𝘣𝘦 𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘳𝘦 𝘵𝘰 𝘤𝘰𝘮𝘧𝘰𝘳𝘵 𝘺𝘰𝘶,𝘛𝘰… Continue reading Don’t be sad, you’ll be alright.
These words honestly annoy me so much. I am so aware that people do mum shame, however giving out safe advice is not one of those times. I share safe advice on my social media platforms often, I do this because these are things I've been taught. Someone either came to me, or I saw… Continue reading Mum shaming.