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January 2018

    The Me and Mine Project // January 2018

    January 2018 Me and Mine

    January has been a fantastic month for our family. It was the month when three became four as we welcomed our beautiful baby boy Freddie into the family on the 9th January. We spent the first few days of January enjoying the post-Christmas / New Year come down, there were lazy pyjama days and a rather nice slow paced start to the year. Unfortunately Olly came down with tonsillitis so missed the start of the new school year and then before we knew it, it was time to welcome our little Freddie.  Continue Reading

  • Freddie Benjamin in hospital one day old

    Enjoying the newborn bubble

    It’s been nearly three weeks since our little Freddie was born and it’s safe to say we’re still very much in our little newborn bubble enjoying quality time with him and everything is rosy.…

  • 4 Sibling Bedroom Sharing Tips

    *A collaborative post  Whilst it’s not going to happen in the next few months, at some point in the latter part of this year Freddie will be going into Olly’s bedroom and they’ll be…

  • Theatre Elective c-section

    Two weeks on // My Elective C-Section Recovery

    I can’t quite believe it’s been two weeks today since I had my elective c-section and our beautiful baby Freddie was born. I thought I would document an honest account of my recovery as…

  • Siblings January 2018

    Our Shilton boys // January 2018

    I have wanted to take part in this photography linky for so long. Having watched from the sidelines as friends shared their own siblings photographs each month, it’s now our turn to join in.…

  • Freddie Benjamin in recovery

    Welcome to the world Freddie Benjamin

    Knowing the date when your baby boy is going to be born is really surreal. It was a date we were given in mid-December as I had elected to have a caesarean section given…

  • Next Chapter

    The Next Chapter is ahead

    In just a few short days, our family make up will change forever. There will be another little boy in our family, another precious son for both Shilts and I to love and cherish,…

  • 39 weeks pregnant pre-op Caesarean section

    Elective Caesarean Pre-Op // What to Expect

    Next week I’ll be having my baby boy during my 39th week of pregnancy by elective caesarean delivery. It’s not a decision that has been taken lightly but on the grounds of a baby…