The First Year

As I’m typing this and reflecting back over the last 12 month and I can’t believe how much has happened/changed in my life in only 52 weeks. I was in labour this time last year, praying that I’d be able to stay at the birth-centre, not knowing in exactly 24 hours my baby girl would…

Returning to Work 

If anyone had asked me 11 months ago if I could see myself returning to work I would, with complete honesty, have responded in the negative. My circle of friends on the whole had given up their careers to raise children as had my sister, and I saw myself choosing that same path. I used…