Smear Tests

Smear Tests

Author: Gemma I had another blog intended to be published today but I was driving home from dropping Devon at nursery and on the news popped a story about smear tests and how they are looking at a DIY test because the current participation rate is at a 21 year low! With 1 in 4 [...]

Fresh Air

Fresh Air

Author: Gemma Recently on writing a post for a local magazine and being on maternity leave I felt overwhelmed with how much I love being outside and the power of a good walk. I wanted to write their and then about how just getting outside and breathing can sometimes lift the weight of the world [...]

What I didn’t understand about being a working mom until I was one.

What I didn’t understand about being a working mom until I was one.

Intro: Gemma. Article: Dana Nichols Maternity leave seemed to fly by but gosh time seems to have entered supersonic mode since the return back to work. Days merge into each other and weeks speed past in a blink. The work/family juggle is real and hard and you often don't sit down until late in the [...]

Tiredness

Tiredness

Author: Gemma When you have a newborn you are tired and sleep deprived, its part of the journey, its expected, everyone spends the months telling you and preparing you for the fact those first few months are going to be very lacking in sleep. The joy of maternity leave means life can slow down, sleep [...]