"I'm not having any more children." "Oh, you say that now..." "Yes, I do. Because I'm not having any more children." "Haha, everyone says that, but they all change their minds..." I've spoken with my health visitor a grand total of three times - one phone call and two home visits - and we've now … Continue reading Stay out of my uterus
Parenting classes, books and all the well-intentioned advice don't prepare you for the realities of parenthood. Here are five things I wish someone had told me before I became a mother.
Losing a job is hard for anyone, and it can be particularly frightening when you have a family depending on you. The coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately impacted mothers, many of whom are now facing tough decisions about what to do next.
The truth, that no one seems to talk about, is that when you become Mummy, the person you were before disappears.
What the hell just happened?! Lockdown has been horrific if you're running a business whilst looking after kids, and now we're supposed to be throwing ourselves enthusiastically into rebuilding. How do we do that?!