Being mum: to twin toddlers (15m-18m)

Now the girls are 18 months old I consider them properly toddlers! Since my last update they have really honed their skills at walking. They are both able to walk extremely confidently now and sometimes we are able to leave the buggy in the car and just let them walk. However they are still quiteContinue reading “Being mum: to twin toddlers (15m-18m)”

Being mum: 12-15 months

So next up in my being mum series is 12-15 months. The girls have just turned 15 months so this post is going to be all about what it has been like since they turned 1! First of all, the girls have learnt so much since they’ve turned 1. I know we think that prettyContinue reading “Being mum: 12-15 months”

Being mum: 9-11 months

Hey everyone, I want to carry this series on but I just never found the time to do this age… so I’m just going to copy and paste their monthly Instagram post and make sure I do it properly next time!   HAPPY 10 MONTHS DOTTY! Only 2 months away from 1!!! Sob! This monthContinue reading “Being mum: 9-11 months”

Motherhood, one year on

Just over a year a go I became a mum to twins. In December 2015 I found out I was pregnant and it was totally unplanned, in fact it was something I really didn’t want at that time in my life. So now, after a year’s experience of motherhood under my belt, how do IContinue reading “Motherhood, one year on”

Hi I’m Kate, and I’m a stay at home mum.

“So what are your plans about going back to work?” I hear this a lot. People don’t think anything of it and nor should they. But for me it’s actually not that simple. For me there’s no “going back” to work because I never actually started working! I mean, I’ve obviously had jobs before whenContinue reading “Hi I’m Kate, and I’m a stay at home mum.”

Body image after baby

For the vast majority of my life I have struggled with body image issues.I despised my body and the way it looked at times and felt disgusted when I looked in the mirror. Before I got pregnant I was in the best state of mind I had ever been in regarding my body. I wasContinue reading “Body image after baby”

I’ve got a surprise for you…

I found out I was having twins a year a go today. I realised I’d never written an account of how it happened so I decided to write it now! I was just over 13 weeks pregnant. Our scan was on a Friday morning, so Josh and I decided to go for breakfast beforehand –Continue reading “I’ve got a surprise for you…”

Barcelona with the babies

Last weekend we took the girlies on their first trip abroad! On Friday morning we headed over to Manchester airport and flew to Barcelona, Spain. As we’d already travelled to Cornwall on a plane we had some idea as to how the airport would go and we were a bit more prepared! I’m thinking ofContinue reading “Barcelona with the babies”