I have got to this point now where I am almost 3 years on. Things in life have changed dramatically in the last three years and it would be a lie to say that grief is my main focus. That has been clear enough in the things that I…

Stopping Youth Violence: Life Lessons from ForJimmy

https://www.mummysginfund.co.uk/stopping-youth-violence/ London is vast. You would be forgiven for thinking that in one of the largest and most populated cities in the world, where real estate is gobbled up by Eastern tycoons…

I remember being scared that something must surely go wrong if I were this happy – and then it did. Despite having been prepared I was not truly prepared. I look back and I say “in a way I guess I sort of knew”. I did, …

Life After Baby Loss by Nicola Gaskin

I believe that the problem with many self-help style books is, as Nicola puts it, i   “the great gift of hindsight”. It is very easy to tell other people what’s going to happen, what has happened, how things will ge…

When you are young parent a lot of things are assumed about you, mostly that you were stupid, irresponsible, and reckless, and with that that you are single. Being single and a parent is a sign of immaturity. Being in a…

The Philosophy Of Slimming World

When I posted this photo on the left I said how it was probably the only photograph of me in shorts since I was a child because I actually just never owned any. I thought, first, my thighs were too fat, and then I r…

TOMMY'S – I won't relax until I have the baby home in my arms

I won't relax until I have the baby home in my arms It’s hard to give up so completely, even if you want to. In reality, hope is stronger. https://www.tommys.org/our-organisation/help-and-support/tommys-pregnancy-stori…