I used to think all births would be like 'one born every minute'...It was only with the birth of my first son I realised very quickly that a) it takes longer than an hour and b) birth is certainly not 'straight forward'
WHERE DO YOU EVEN START thinking about what you need to take with you for a baby?! Like keeping Aoife alive and well in the UK - yeah fine...but ABROAD?!?
I get asked about how the transition was for me and whether I recommended it. In short the answer is YES I do!! But the transition in adjusting to another baby, another sibling for your child is a huge one and I don’t think we talk about it enough.
So settling into life as a Mother of three... it was a relatively easy transition, but make no mistake it was (and still is) hard graft!
Daydreaming of a maternity leave filled with lazy morning brunches in cute coffee shops while a newborn peacefully snoozed in my arms. How naive I was to the reality of what the next few months would bring...
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