Discovering I was pregnant in March 2011 came as a bit of a shock. We’d only decided to start trying for a baby four weeks earlier so when the pregnancy test came up as positive, it took us both by surprise. Apart from telling my best friend we decided to keep it to ourselves, until we’d had our 12 week scan. In those worrying first weeks of pregnancy, I needed someone to talk to and signed up for Baby Expert and joined the Due In November forum group for other mums-to-be who would be due at the same time as… View Post

It was something I’d been considering for a while, and there seemed no better time to take the leap than when I was off for half term. At least this way if there were any disasters I’d be on hand to sort them out. In hindsight, this was a wise move but (touch wood) at the moments things are running smoothly. It’s slightly embarrassing that I’m so rubbish at the techy side, considering I’m responsible for ICT in my department and my husband has a 1st class degree in Computing, but I am. So if I can manage to move… View Post

My little man is turning out to be a bit of a poser in front of the camera. As soon as it’s pointed at him he starts practicing his best smile and saying “cheese”. This is one of his attempts at a perfect pose!