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Reflecting on Jack’s short stay at Nursery

Jack’s stay at Nursery may have been short whilst I returned to work but his progress speaks for itself.  As much as I hate to admit it, his time at Nursery did us all, the world of good.…

Back to Work following Maternity Leave

It only seems like yesterday that I was saying my temporary goodbyes to work colleagues when leaving for maternity leave.  For two weeks, bump left me hanging on wondering if every twinge was to be the start of labour. …

Nursery Visit 2: A Sigh of Relief

So this week we visited another nursery, which was totally different to that previous which had left me feeling sick and panicked.  This time, I was reassured by the lovely nursery staff and the gorgeous new facilities onsite. …

Nursery Visit 1: A Lump in my Throat

Now that my Maternity Pay has come to an end, I am faced with the horrid realisation that I need to return to work.  Since the day Jack was born, I have dreaded this moment.  Who wants to leave their baby…