When we moved to the Isle of Man I was very anxious about getting our son to baby groups and meeting new people, but I didn’t know where to start. Then someone recommended picking up a copy of Family Manx magazine next time I was out. I’d never heard of Family Manx, but a few … Continue reading An Exciting Announcement
Well, here it is, my first ever Blogtober! Sod's law means that we have had a busy week so I've not prepared in advance and we go on holiday tomorrow, making it even more of a challenge. But, here I am, giving it my best shot, so we will see how it goes. The first … Continue reading #Blogtober17 Day One: All About Me
Almost 6 months ago, we moved away from my family and all our friends for my husband's job. It was a difficult decision, but an offer we couldn't refuse. As the boat left Liverpool, I watched the country I knew and lived going into the distance with everyone I knew still there. A few short … Continue reading Making New Friends as an Adult
A year ago today was my last day at work before maternity leave. I left believing I would be returning in nine month's time with a baby in a nursery down the road. It's strange to think back to that day, which feels like a lifetime ago, and really see just how much life has … Continue reading A Year Since I Started Maternity Leave – What’s Changed?
Yesterday was my husband's first Father's Day and it got me thinking about how much our lives have changed in the past year.