As this time of year always reminds us of new life, with flowers starting to grow and baby animals about to be born, it reminds me of how lucky we have been to create two beautiful healthy little children after being told we wouldn't be able to do it NATURALLY! but yet we did.
I have been left with a large midline scar which is very obvious. I also have two smaller scars where the drains were placed in my side. I find it very difficult to think or talk about what happened. For the first 18 months -2 years I broke down every time I thought about it.
My life with Endometriosis This week I want to talk about a condition I’ve suffered with for over half my life - Endometriosis. Endometriosis is a condition that takes over the lives of 1 in 10 women in the UK. The condition occurs when cells similar to the ones that line the womb are found in other areas of the body. Each month these cells react in the same way to those in the womb, building up and then breaking down and bleeding. Unlike the cells in the womb that leave the body as a period, this blood has no way to escape. Not...
Hi I’m Francesca! Owner of Babybamba, married mother of two living on the outskirts of London. This is the first of my weekly blogs. I have always loved reading blogs, and enjoy keeping up to date with other, like-minded, people – especially with others that have babies and kids! I find it refreshing to know there are people out there that share a similar outlook to myself. I wanted this blog to be a memoir of my time raising kids and to tell my readers about my trials and tribulations of trying to be more sustainable whilst living in such a wasteful society.