As soon as I got pregnant, I pictured my maternity leave in Italy. And here I am, with Daphne and Jonathan, enjoying three weeks of my family’s company and my mamma’s homemade lasagna (we didn’t eat lasagna for three weeks … Continue reading #ItalianDays! Diono Radian 5
It’s 1pm and it’s time to get out of the house to meet mama C. and little L. at the Barbican Centre. When you have a baby, forget about leaving the house in 5 minutes. Nothing is straight forward and … Continue reading BabyBjörn Baby Carrier One – My experience
About this time last year, I discovered I was pregnant. After the incredulity, the joy and the, “Shit! What are we doing now?” loads of questions (to which I didn’t have an immediate answer for), started to populate my mind. … Continue reading Why I’ve decided to get tested for the Group B strep
You’re never enough ready for the arrival of your first child. Both mentally and practically. I had my daughter 3 months ago and I remember the first two weeks as a massive mental adjustment. Before Daphne’s arrival, I’ve spent the previous … Continue reading The BABYBJÖRN Baby Bouncer: a game changer!
The first trimester of my pregnancy was one of the most challenging times. My body started changing and my hormones made my daily life quite difficult. At work no one knew about my pregnancy and it was quite hard to … Continue reading My top 6 maternity clothing brands and stores
I love the way movies normally portrait the moment when women announce their pregnancy to their partners: a romantic environment/landscape; candles/moving soundtrack; hers speech and their tears. But how many times does it actually happen in real life? My announcement to … Continue reading Some temporary goodbyes
I’m writing this post whilst breastfeeding my daughter, 10 months after I’ve published my last article. Going back to this digital blank page feels really good as I’ve missed it a lot! My pregnancy wasn’t the reason why I’ve stopped … Continue reading About my pregnancy