Baby steps to STEM learning

It’s little C’s day job, being two-and-three-quarters, to test limits and push boundaries as hard as he can to see if they buckle or come…

Fast for food banks challenge #myfoodbankfast

As some of you may know, it’s now the month of Ramadan. Now I’ll admit that if I hadn’t experienced a culture that observes this…

Why networking is vital on maternity leave

It’s Tuesday and on a Tuesday I like to tweet using the hashtag#Tuesdaymotivation. Now this can sometimes prove difficult when I’ve been up through the…

What it’s like to have a Molar pregnancy

Today, I’d like to publish a post on the subject of molar pregnancy. It comes following an email I received from a lady over 40…

New mum stops for coffee – Ouseburn Coffee Co, Fenwicks, Newcastle

Friday’s child is loving and giving…when he isn’t teething. So what’s a pro-coffee mum with a seven-month-old baby (up several times a night) supposed to…

Why I celebrate every day as a new mum over 40

I take every opportunity I can to celebrate the fact I’ve become a new mum over 40 – even on my ‘not so perfect days’.…

Eating out with baby – Viona Patisserie, Uxbridge Road, Ealing, London

While some very fortunate women seem to shed the pounds after giving birth with ease, there are many others like me who don’t. I admit…