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Category Archives: second baby
When I had Ted I felt completely lost. I knew how to look after babies so I thought everything would be fine, but those babies weren’t my baby and I didn’t know how different it would be. I didn’t know … Continue reading
We’re a week in to 2014 now and I haven’t written a standard Happy New Year blog because, quite frankly, I think the whole thing is a load of rubbish. To me New Year’s Eve is just a night filled … Continue reading
There were so many things I was scared of when I was expecting Ben but the reality of having a second baby is vastly different. Here’s what I’ve learned: * the “my newborn’s so beautiful” feeling you remember from last … Continue reading
I wrote this post a few weeks ago but didn’t feel ready to share it until now. It’s still hard to find the courage to press the ‘publish’ button but I think it’s important. Be gentle. When I had Ted … Continue reading
Ted’s now been a big brother for over a week and he seems to have accepted that Ben’s not going anywhere. You may recall I was worried about a lot of things when I was pregnant and one of the … Continue reading
On Friday the 1st of October I headed off to QMC to see my consultant again. The previous week I had told her I respectfully hoped I wouldn’t see her again so she knew how fed up I was to … Continue reading
Benjamin Christopher, a beautiful baby brother for Ted, was born at 18.17 on 01/10/13 weighing a diddy 8lb 4 1/2oz.