Becoming a Godmother: Odette’s Christening

It’s funny how watching your friend's children grow up becomes so important and valued. Hanna and I became friends when our daughters were 4 and 6 weeks old. We bonded over a baby massage class, both sleep deprived and totally winging this whole motherhood malarkey. Over the next two years our friendship grew and I … Continue reading Becoming a Godmother: Odette’s Christening

Hi Mama

I wrote this a few months ago for Hi Mama Letters. It was scary to post as I pretty much poured my heart out. Here it is in case you missed it. Hi Mama, I know things feel pretty bleak right now. I know there is a haze over your head that feels like it … Continue reading Hi Mama

Dairy-free breastfeeding – hints and tips if you are considering going dairy-free

At 6 weeks old, it became apparent that baby H had a dairy allergy. My stubbornness meant I was determined to continue breastfeeding, and so I made the decision to go dairy-free - 100%! I was totally dairy-free for 10 months, and have recently begun slowly introducing dairy again as it seems baby girl is … Continue reading Dairy-free breastfeeding – hints and tips if you are considering going dairy-free