Ta-Ra to Full Time!

My journey back to work post baby was a weird one. After a phased return using up annual leave, I hit full time work with a bang. And it was intense! 5am wake ups to put a full face of slap on before facing the tube, once or twice a month meeting clients in all […]

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A Letter To My Two Year Old

Dear B, The day you were born, you changed our lives. You’ve grown up so quickly and continue to grow in to a fabulous little boy, despite the near constant streams of bogeys. The world is a big place, and although you’re small, you have the chance to make an impact. You are strong, thoughtful […]

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This is the week that was….

Hi all, Alex here!! This is the week that just seemed to encompass every single emotion that any human possesses. It was a roller coaster of emotions, ranging from being absolutely devastated to full on elation. It’s Friday night and I am absolutely exhausted. Mentally and physically drained. But what an incredible week it was. […]

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Morning “Non Zombie” Make Up

No one warns you when you have a baby that baby = bags. Changing bags, nappy bags, bags of frozen breast milk, more shopping bags, but most importantly – eye bags! And when you’re on maternity leave, for most people, putting on make up becomes pretty low on the priority list. Once you’ve fed the […]

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Valentines Schmalentines

6 years down the line and Valentine’s Day has almost faded in to obscurity. Almost. Don’t get me wrong, if Mr forgot that it was Valentine’s Day, I may unleash my wrath upon him. Kindly, because I’m at work from today until Thursday, MIL has BB over night bowchickawowow….. or not. This is how the conversation […]

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Upping the ante

Alex here! Happy Thursday from a really gross, grizzly and FREEZING London. This week has been a lot tougher than last week. Did I maybe get caught out being a little smug about how easy last Friday was? I’ve been lucky enough that in the UK, any annual leave that we accrue while on maternity […]

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