I realized I starting posting without properly introducing myself! I am mother of four month old Baby C, wife of Daddy R and owner of Puppy S. Originally from America, I have been living in Australia for almost five years now. While I still miss aspects of the good old US of A…mostly food items like Cinnamon Toast Crunch, real lemonade and all things involving peanut butter…Brisbane has become home. When I am not on maternity leave…love it and am hoping to win the lotto so the rest of read more

What to REALLY expect…

I was reading a friend of a friend’s blog and she did an entry about the ubiquitous book What to Expect When You’re Expecting. For those of you who haven’t had a baby since the Dr. Spock era, What to Expect is the must have manual for moms to be. It is a helpful guide to pregnancy but it does provide a rather vanilla version of the whole experience. So, inspired by both the book and a fellow blogger I thought I would jot down some of my thoughts about what you may really expect of pregnancy read more