• InFamily & Parenthood, Life, Pregnancy

    Heavily Pregnant & Overdue

    He’s been in my life for 41 weeks and 2 days now. That’s pretty much 9 and 1/2 months of growing a human from a teeny, tiny cell; nearly 6936 hours of carrying him with me everywhere I go.  1 week and 2 days of being officially overdue.

    It’s come as no surprise that Little B is still firmly tucked away.  I was overdue by a whopping 12 days with Big B, so I think I knew that he would keep me waiting too. It’s hard not to accept some false hope though, when friends, other mums and even strangers exclaim that you’ll be early, because of the size of your bump (yes, really!)

    At over a week past his due date, Little B is fully-baked.  That means I’m second-guessing every ache in my back, twinge or the tiniest cramp. Every night I put my son to bed, I wonder if he’ll wake up in the morning as an official big brother. Every kiss goodbye at the school gate in the morning, I question if it’ll be me picking him up that day, or will it be an emergency phone call to Nanny to collect him instead?

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  • InFood, Travel & Adventure

    Where To Eat in Reykjavik

    Besides the waterfalls, the landscapes and sheer beauty of Iceland, one thing I was really looking forward to, was all the things we were going to eat in Reykjavik. I’d spent the weeks leading up to our trip, stalking Iceland (and Reykjavik in particular) via Instagram and I’m so glad…

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  • InFood, Life, Photography, Travel & Adventure

    Iceland: A Summer Mini-Break

    When you think of Iceland, you probably picture cosy winter nights, snow-capped mountains and the Northern Lights; but the country is just as beautiful and picturesque (if not more so) in the summer months too. Last summer saw both me and my husband celebrate turning the ripe old age of…

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  • InLife, Thoughts

    The Year That Was 2017

    Happy New Year! I hope you had a great evening, whether you decided to celebrate or not. If you’ve been on social media over the last few days, you will have seen an abundance of 2017 round-ups, highlights and #2017bestnine. We all love bit of self-reflection don’t we? Some of…

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