4 months and nearly 4 years

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Tonight I made this for dinner and it was so good that I found myself doing that thing where I’m cleaning up and putting the leftovers away in the fridge and I think ‘oh i’ll just have one more bite’ and before long I’ve basically eaten another entire serving. #breastfeeding (or just #life) Teo is 4 months old now. His …

Teo: One Month

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Today you are 31 days old. I can’t believe we’ve been staring at your beautiful face for an entire month. (Read: I can’t believe I haven’t had more than 3 hours sleep in a row for an entire month.) Ha, but no – also I can’t believe how much bigger you feel in my arms already, and how tiny you …

On our first year, with family.

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Looking after a 1 year old is not as easy as I’ve been under the impression it is. Huh? Well as you’ll know if you follow this blog, Ivan and I have spent the majority of the last 16 months chasing our families around the globe. We’ve been lucky enough to have lived with my mum and dad and close to …

A little sad

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Today is a new day. I’ve spent the last 30 hours with my eyes glued shut, in bed with an sore body and a terrible stomach ache. It’s such a brutal reminder that we are so fragile. From one day to the next we can become bedridden and completely reliant on other people. And thankfully I have someone who treats …

Learning to dance in the rain

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No-one told me it would be like this. Or perhaps they did, but they just didn’t stress it enough. But now I understand: When someone tells me they’re pregnant the last thing I want to do is go all crazy eyed on them and say that they will not know what a good night’s sleep feels like for an incomprehensibly …