I had the opportunity again yesterday to go to the Everyman Cinema Baby Club To watch the Hustle which was one of my favourite things to do while on Maternity Leave. I have never been a massive film fan and needed something to fill my time especially on a Tuesday as the majority of Liberty's … Continue reading Things to do with your baby: Everyman Cinema Baby Club
So today is the day that I'm officially 'back to work' as the last day of my maternity leave was yesterday! I am technically on holiday now until 25th February! I feel so strange that the 6 months is up! A mixture of emotion from happiness that my pay will go up but nothing compared … Continue reading Hitting a low point 😔 no more maternity leave
Obviously I knew it was going to happen that I had this feeling of dread when my maternity leave end date was getting close but never thought I would have felt physically sick with it! Seeing her grow so fast, I am already starting to get the fear of missing out on her first milestones … Continue reading There can’t only be only 1 month remaining?! 😭 – Changes to my return to work
Back to work for half a day to help with my anxiety! People think I am crazy but to me I need to get back into it so I can realise that they can cope without me and help curb that fear of missing out! I am looking forward to it but I’m sure that … Continue reading #backtowork
Following on from creating my Visual Birth Plan, you may have noticed that there were two plans which needed to be referred to separately, these being: Special Requirements - After birth care plan Breastfeeding Plan After the Perinatal mental health meeting, it was noted that a plan needed to be created for my aftercare once … Continue reading WE HAVE A COMPLETE PLAN: The missing pieces to the mental health birth plan have been finalised (only taken 4 months) – Aftercare and Breastfeeding Plans
Happy 37 weeks! Classed as ‘full term’ so Lib is safe to come out at anytime! How about now please Liberty 🙏 I just CAN’T WAIT to meet you! My baby girl! #futurebestfriend 21 days until due date ! So feet up with living in a dressing gown, drinking tea and watching morning TV and … Continue reading Happy ‘full term’ day – 37 weeks today!
Happy August! Liberty’s birth month (potentially) I am so excited! Her room is nearly sorted, hospital bag prepped, Visual birth plan finalised and finally managing to take some time to relax before she arrives! I just can’t wait to meet her! Let’s hope she is on time! 🤞🏻 🖤
I am feeling such a wide variety of emotion! I have now finished work for maternity leave! It has been a stressful day with network issues, cancelled trains and my system crashing 10 minutes before I am supposed to leave #standard ! 4 weeks until Liberty is due so let the nesting commence and when … Continue reading #SkoolsoutforSummer! Maternity Leave starts now!
So my maternity leave starts in approx 23 days and I am starting to nest! The house is spotless, new furniture, plants and interiors have been purchased to make the house a home! I am going on Maternity in week 36 as need to learn to take it easy and try relax before Liberty arrives! … Continue reading Obviously it will be a like a 6 month holiday – Maternity Leave Planning has commenced
And I probably will as I will be really emotional! So hello July! How did we get here already ?! What an exciting month this is going to be! First things things it’s my birthday month! Baby moon booked for London, my baby shower and I finish work on 27th for Maternity 😱!I got surprised … Continue reading It’s my birthday and I will cry if I want to!