*Warning – contains gore, profanity and other things* I left you on part 1 with me pissing myself on Stradbroke Road roundabout, so I’m sorry that that was your lasting mental image. The entire journey I was terrified that I was going to start to give birth and have to have Madeleine delivered in a […]

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So here it goes; the big post and the one that has been put off ever since my little squidge was born; the birth story.No one can ever prepare you for your birth. I read a tweet only this morning, where a girl claimed that there were so many things that were comparably more painful […]

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Now that we have welcomed our beautiful Madeleine into the World (a proper welcome post from her is to come later) I feel more comfortable talking about my pregnancy and birthing experience, as to say it was a challenge would be a slight understatement! Madeleine Emilia Jones joined us in James Paget University Hospital on […]

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  I have been relatively quiet during this pregnancy. My original intention was to not only have a ‘mum’ or a freebie blog but also keep you updated during every part of my pregnancy. Luckily those who follow me on Twitter will have seen what I have been up to along with the odd freebie […]

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Anyone who has had children remembers the day that they found out they were going to be a parent. These memories tend to take on two very specific forms: sheer shock and dread or pure exhultation that the thing that they have been trying so long for has finally come to fruition. How I found […]

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