There was never a question of whether or not we wanted more children, it was more down to when? I had anticipated having to put a lot of things in my life on hold again. I had just started getting some sort of a social life going, making new friends, investing in new hobbies and … Continue reading Letting Go
As with any milestone, there have been so many changes in my little bean sprout that seems to be shooting up at an alarming rate (mashAllah). She makes me so proud and so damn irritated with her within a span of a few minutes. I feel I might explode having to deal with so many … Continue reading Turning Three
This is a question I've been asking myself lately because of the constant attention Jana has been demanding from me. It is literally driving me insane. It's not that she didn't demand this attention before - I've just not been myself, not feeling 100% - which is making her a bit insecure about how I've … Continue reading Does It Get Easier As They Grow Older?
So I'm writing in the very little pockets of time I have away from socialising and holidaying in our new home! I know, it's crazy - I already have a social life here? It just feels like a very long holiday with an added guilt every time your child says she wants to go … Continue reading When The Move Happened
The last three weeks have been the peak of rocky roads with my toddler which has brought out a lot of ugly colours in me I never want to see again, along with some very intimately wonderful moments of tears and laughter. The week before Jana caught a bug we had some pretty major milestones … Continue reading Rocky Roads