Neither of us can quite believe that it's come around this quick, but on Monday morning Rachel will go back to work after nine months of maternity leave. And first up for her, a full week of induction. For me, that means Rachel will be out of the house, Monday to Friday, 8 till 6. [...]
As you may already know with this blog, I like to keep things honest. So I'm going to start things off by saying this week started with me struggling. This isn't the first time since considering myself clear of postnatal depression that I've struggled, and I know that it won't be the last. Depression is [...]
I have no idea what leap six is, but apparently Isabelle is currently going through it. Rachel really likes to use this thing called The Wonders Weeks. It's not something I've really looked at too much, and it does cost you £1.99, but thus far it has been a very valuable tool in predicting when Isabelle will be going through leaps. And as such, a lot of her normal patterns, especially the night ones, will be disrupted.
On the off chance you don't live in the UK, or own a window for that matter, which would be rather strange, then you might have missed the fact that it's snowed quite a lot this weekend. Well, by a lot, I of course mean by UK standards. If this was Northern Norway it would look like a standard spring morning.
So this week Isabelle has really taken off with her crawling. The way she is now, you really do have to have eyes in the back of your head. Give her a minute or so and she's crawled across to the baby gate, pulled herself up and holds on. I don't think it will be long before she's trying to walk. Not that either me or Rachel want her to do that any time soon.
Let's be honest, you'd rather watch something that read something wouldn't you? So here's the vlog version of this week: Here's the link to the petition, it would mean a lot if you signed it and then shared it. If you don't want to watch that, then I guess I should consider writing something, this is [...]