Little Bear’s letter to Mama Bear at almost 10 months old

Hi Mama Bear! I've been keeping you on your toes this month. I mean, you did say you wanted to get fit and lose a bit more weight before going back to work and, while I know you bought yourself an exercise bike, I figured I'd help things along. Never mind the fact that you're … Continue reading Little Bear’s letter to Mama Bear at almost 10 months old

Footprints

Blankness. That was all I could see.A sense of nothingness enveloped my mind,Blinded to anything beyond the next second.You feel numb as the despair takes hold.Blaming yourself for everything Wishing you could have done moreTried harder. But it is beyond your control.You are a Failure. At least that is what you tell yourself. The person … Continue reading Footprints

A letter to Little Bear at 9 months old

Dear Little Bear,What a month it has been! We have been able to spend so much time with Papa Bear as he has been off on his school summer holidays and you have absolutely loved having him around. Watching you bond has been such a special experience, I know that you are going to hate … Continue reading A letter to Little Bear at 9 months old

Why this Mama Bear is not ready to give up breastfeeding

I'd always planned on breastfeeding little Bear, there was never really a doubt in my mind that that was what I intended to do. I know that there is a mantra 'breast is best' and right here and now I want to say that no mum should EVER feel judged for how she chooses to … Continue reading Why this Mama Bear is not ready to give up breastfeeding