today i’m ok

I don't know what it is about today; I haven't slept, I have the worst heartburn since being pregnant, I have a million worries and stresses, but today I'm ok. I'm happy. I'm smiling. I'm calm. I literally went from work to work last night, only getting home at 00h10 this morning, and because it …

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nurturing the gift of life

I regard myself as a blessed woman. I have 3 children who are generally healthy (apart from the odd runny nose or bum rash) and I had no issues whatsoever in conceiving them. In fact, my youngest 2 children were conceived at the same time, without any modern intervention at all! Needless to say, my …

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me

Hi. My name is Genevieve. I am 30 years old, a wife, mom to 3, daughter to an amazing mommy, cousin to many, niece and friend. But that sounds so generic, as so many people are parents, siblings, spouses... So I've decided to share a little more about myself (eeek); so here goes... By day (Monday-Friday), …

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adulting; i think i’m doing it wrong

I was never one of those children who wished their childhood away. Whilst I maybe didn't have the "perfect" childhood, it was mostly happy. I loved school, I loved my friends, I loved my family; life was good. I dreaded leaving school, becoming an "adult". I was happy in my bubble; many a time I've …

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no please don’t cry… again…

I'm tired. No. I'm exhausted. I'm so exhausted that I'm tired. I don't even remember what a full night's sleep is, let alone half a night's sleep. Maddie has always been the better sleeper, niggling once at about 2am or so, but then settling very quickly after I give her her bottle. Alex has always …

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