This post is the second in my Return to Work series which focuses on the transition to becoming a full time working mummy. You can read the first part of the series, which focused on return to work anxiety here. I was behind the curve on nursery selection. My understanding… View Post

So here it is, my last Life with Bump update whilst I am still on maternity leave. This is the nine month update. Of course, you will recall that because W took Shared Parental Leave, I had to cut short my maternity leave hence returning to work sooner. I have… View Post

The eight month update. I won’t do a big long intro this time around. This has been the first full post shared parental leave month for us. We have slowly been adjusting back to life without W at home all the time. It has actually been a quiet month for… View Post

As the days tick pass, my return to work is looming ever bigger on the horizon. My return to work will mark a new chapter for my little family. It therefore felt right that this new chapter should also have a few blog posts dedicated to it. To kick things off… View Post

Wow the seven month update in the Life with Bump series. With each month that passes we are creeping closer to Bump turning one {madness}. It also signals my impending return to work…. I am determined to make the most of the next couple of months as I am scared… View Post

I can’t quite believe it but our shared parental leave adventure has now come to an end. This morning my husband returned to work after seven weeks of shared parental leave {SPL}. To say the house is empty is an understatement. It was all very odd when the alarm went… View Post