Oor Wullie’s BIG Bucket Trail

Oor Wullie’s BIG Bucket Trail

June in Scotland usually means the chance of a "wee bitta" sun for us up here north of the border, that's only if were lucky right enough! But this year June means the start of something MUCH more exciting as it marks the start of Oor Wullie’s BIG Bucket Trail. I was kindly asked along [...]

Fathers Day Edition: Guest Blog by Francesca & Leo’s Daddy, Steven

Fathers Day Edition: Guest Blog by Francesca & Leo’s Daddy, Steven

Being A Parent When my partner started this Guest blog series I wanted to contribute aswell by writing a piece for all the dads out there who might relate to my story of fatherhood. These last few weeks have got me thinking what does it mean to be a parent? I think you become a [...]

Sticks & Stones

Sticks & Stones

"when you're a mum you'll understand".. a knife right in the gut when this was said to me whilst I was pregnant with Leo. A flippant comment made with the best intentions and it still affects me when I think about it 6 months later. In that moment I wish I had screamed that I [...]

Newcastle With Nuby

Newcastle With Nuby

I'm so pleased to be able to write such a exciting blog this week after we jetted off to sunny Newcastle to join Nuby to be filmed(EEK!) for some really exciting upcoming campaigns. They are working in collaboration with @Thismumis and Bauer Media Productions to bring forward to new generation of real talking mums and dads [...]

Living or Existing?

Living or Existing?

These last 4 months since Leo was born has flew by...actually the last year since Francesca died then was born has. What has actually happened to this massive portion of my life. 2018/19 has disappeared in a haze of grief and happiness all at once. I think i've been living in some crazy twilight zone where time [...]

Kiltwalk 2019

Kiltwalk 2019

I'm a little late with this update since the epic Glasgow Kiltwalk was last week but currently my sleep deprived body is running on fumes with considerably high stress levels added into the mix so my concentration span is "oot the windae" as they say ! Apart from all of that I am very very [...]

Little Leos Wardrobe

Little Leos Wardrobe

Looking back through Leo's pictures since his arrival in January makes me smile so much. I don't think i'll ever get bored of taking 150 pictures of him a day. One of my favourite things to while he "micro" naps is looking through all the pics of his little outfits he's worn, most of which we've been lucky [...]