My Wife Has Her First Night Shift Coming Up – I’m Shitting Myself!

My Wife Has Her First Night Shift Coming Up – I’m Shitting Myself!

We knew this day would eventually come, but Rachel has her first night shift marked on the calendar. And to put it simply... I'm Absolutely Shitting Myself Yep. I'm shitting myself. At least metaphorically of course. I haven't actually shit myself since I was roughly Isabelle's age. Ok, now that's probably a lie, and slightly [...]

What About the Dads? – NHS Perinatal Mental Health Plan Doesn’t Mention Dads

What About the Dads? – NHS Perinatal Mental Health Plan Doesn’t Mention Dads

In an article posted on the Guardian, the NHS plan to invest heavily in perinatal mental health over the coming years. They said that "only 3% of the country had good access to perinatal mental health care as recently as 2014, but that it expected to have extended that to 100% by next April."  And [...]

Supporting My Wife’s Breastfeeding Journey with a Boob Cake that Milks

Supporting My Wife’s Breastfeeding Journey with a Boob Cake that Milks

When Isabelle's first birthday was coming up, we knew we were going to have to make her a cake. But whilst my wife was sorting that out, I thought I'd celebrate a different milestone. So I wanted to show my support to my wife by making a boob cake. But not just any boob cake. [...]