Is it just me or when you have a baby do you sort of feel like you've lost yourself a bit? You've given your body for 9 months, been stretched and kicked to your limit, had raging heartburn, piles, swelling - the list goes on. I loved pregnancy but I can't deny some of those … Continue reading Lost yourself?
This week we're back firing on all cylinders in the Watson house hold but good God last week was awful. We were all down with viral gastroenteritis and it was probably the worst week we've had as a trio to date. When I got it on the Tuesday I felt pretty awful, I was up … Continue reading Sickness in babies
I was really unsure whether to share my birth story or not. It's kind of traumatic and I didn't want to scare anyone. I realise now that I bottled up how I was feeling about it all for 6 and a half months and that I probably need to process it really so I stop … Continue reading Birth Story
I didn't really make any 'official' New Years resolutions this year. I thought I would have my hands full enough without adding any extra pressure, but I do have a few aims for myself: 1. Lose the baby weight I guess I've already kind of done this. I weigh pretty much the same as I … Continue reading Life in 2018
My breastfeeding journey has been crazy! I knew when I found out I was pregnant that I wanted to give breast feeding a go, I don't think I knew how much I wanted to do it until she got here. Feeding your child is such a personal thing whatever way you choose to do it, … Continue reading Breastfeeding
At the point of going on maternity leave I was just finishing my second year as a Foundation Year 2 Doctor in South Yorkshire. I have opted to take a whole year off before going back, at which point I will be a GP Specialty trainee. Choosing a specialty was something that I felt was … Continue reading Medicine
Anyone that knows me knows that I have always had a bit of a fascination with beauty and make-up, not your typical Doctor! I love trashy TV - Kardashians/TOWIE and have always been fascinated with reading about who has had what done, but wanted to know, how is their skin so flawless? Their gummy smile … Continue reading Being an Aesthetic Doctor