Things I Am Looking Forward To Post-Birth

I am now less than two weeks away from our first bubba’s due date. My that time has flown! Now that there is an end in sight for my pregnancy, I’ve caught myself thinking about some of the little things I’m looking forward to after he is born. The first is of course finally being…

Baby Movements

What an extremely unique experience it is to feel and see your bubba moving inside you!

Leaving Work for Maternity Leave

As I write this, I have one and a half days left of my school year. As of Thursday I am on maternity leave, and I plan to take a full 12 months off. It is such an odd feeling knowing that I won’t be working next year. I know that caring for a newborn…

Maternity Leave with Ed QLD

I am currently teaching on contract with Education Queensland, not permanent, which makes maternity leave a stressful situation. Here is what you can do to make sure you can access the paid maternity leave through Ed QLD, even if you’re not permanent.