Millenial First, Mum Never?

I want more children. Long before Liam was even a thought, those words wouldn’t have left my lips so easily, if even at all. Growing up, I never gave much thought to marriage, kids and the white picket fence. When my sister gave birth to her daughter, I was active in her upbringing and at…

3 Must-See Kids-Friendly Places in Bristol

Being a mum can become quite monotonous; I often find myself getting stuck in my day-to-day routine as does Liam (although he quite likes a bit of routine). Although I can’t change much during I week, I look forward to the weekends to explore this new city we now call home. I’ve been living in…

5 Worry- Free Father’s Day Gift Ideas

It’s a known fact that Father’s Day stands behind the shadow of the fanfare that is Mother’s Day. Trust me, I know. But dads are just as important and so is their day. This year, Liam and I will both be missing Father’s Days with his dad, John, so I’m going to have to put…

Louis Theroux: Mothers on Edge- You Are Not Alone

Where do I start? I am fortunate enough to say, I had a pretty easy breezy pregnancy. When Liam was born, sure, I had my feelings of loneliness and helplessness from time to time but I can’t say I experienced any post-partum depression. But I did feel differently; my usual positive, happy-go lucky outlook was…

Mother of Controversies

Being a mother is no easy job. The added controversies behind becoming a parent only add to the difficulty of the task. When I found out I was pregnant with Liam, I admit, I was quite naive to the stigmas and expectations of society and its norms in the parenting world. Not that I was…

Mum-On-the-Go: 5 Quick and Healthy Snack Options for Toddlers

Being a mother is one of the most time-consuming jobs in the world. We barely have time for ourselves, sometimes. I cannot be the only one who has skipped a meal to tackle something baby/toddler-related. For me, I always try to ensure that even if I don’t have time to make a healthy, nutritious meal…