Fine at making, not so good at baking

I have never had any problems with getting pregnant and that I know is a blessing, as many people try and try without success. However it’s the baking of those lil buns I seem to have trouble with.  We didn’t know about Baby #2 very long before we lost it. But after one miscarriage the…

The first heartbreak

It feels like a lifetime (or two!) ago but Summer 2014 we started trying for a baby. We fell pregnant quite quickly and were overjoyed when we got the positive test result in the August. Baby #1 was due around 20th April 2014, my brothers birthday and the date we had lost my Grandad years…

When making babies is everyone’s business

As soon as we got married the questions and comments started. “So, when are you going to start trying?” and the like became a weekly occurrence from friends, colleagues and even acquaintances. When did this become everyone else’s business?  At first I thought it was just us, but we have since seen it happen to…

The road to motherhood

For as long as I can remember all I wanted to be is a Mum. Easy I thought….find the right man, check! Get married, check! Have a baby……turns out that bit was a little trickier. The road to parenthood for us has been a winding road; lots of ups and downs, twists and turns, a…