A Busy Day!

A typical day in the life of Rachel and a 9 week old Roo (with extra spiders!) Before my husband went to work I showered, put the dishwasher on, put a wash on and then got back into bed for Roo’s first feed. I felt like supermum as I fed Roo, expressed milk and (technically)…

5 Years Time

So I was having a lovely cup of tea and a natter with my sister when we did the whole ‘where would you like to be in 5 years time?’ question. My sister imagined her bright sunny future (it’s always sunny in 5 years time) and then decided that it was too ambitious, and perhaps…

2 Months and going strong!

Two months in and not only is Plum still alive but we are thriving! Our days are an idyllic mix of smiles, dribbles and farts. From him, not me, I should point out! Actually he’s not really ‘Plum’ anymore. He’s long ceased to be plum sized and now he’s in the 99th percentile for height…

Smiles and conversations

We have smiles!! It was an early Mother’s Day present! We had a friend come round and her baby girl was smiling at me so much. I asked her to teach Plum how to smile and that afternoon he did!! Great big smiles! The next morning we woke up to grins and chuckles. It is…