A letter to Esme: My beautfiful 2-year-old girl

To my beautiful, brown-eyed girl. On Sunday, you turned 2 years old. I’ve been referring to you as a two-year-old for months, so it didn’t seem so much of a shock to me as it was when you turned 1! … Continue reading

It’s hard when your family live far away …

The same week I had my operation, my brother and sister came to Pembrokeshire, all the way from Dubai. It wasn’t until a couple of years ago that we got in touch. Cerys and Ceirion are my half brother and … Continue reading

A birthday trip to Folly Farm

So, now you know why I’ve been away for a while, I guess it’s time to tell you what I’ve been up to! On July 16, I turned 21. I’m not a big fan of my birthday. I kind of … Continue reading

A letter to Esme on the eve of her birthday

I read a blog a few days ago by Charlie O’Brien over at Real Girl Ramblings, who wrote a beautiful letter to her son, Noah, on the eve of his first birthday. Whilst not wanting to be a copycat, I … Continue reading

February 1, 2015: A year on from my due date

Today is the day the doctors and midwives told me to expect my baby to arrive, however I still had to do a little more waiting. February 1, 2015: My due date. I remember spending the majority of my time … Continue reading