So Baby E is one now. This year has gone sooooo quickly. It’s madness!
Celebrating her birthday has given me opportunity to reminise. I was tense throughout my pregnancy, but now I remember it through rose-tinted glasses. Believing it to be the most amazing time ever.
I merrily forget about the constant trips to the loo, the aching back, the inability to sleep, and the extraordinary ability to pretty much fart on demand.
I loved the excuse to eat, and boy did I?! Plus, the excuse to buy new clothes, even though they were maternity wear, was pretty cool.
I also remember everyone who had ever had a child providing me with every bit of advice they could, until my head exploded with information.
Recently, I became one of those people too, when a work colleague was about give birth. I sent off the below email, figuring that now I had a baby, I too could start passing on my wisdom to others: Read more