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'ONCE UPON AN ACORN' BLOG

  • Life after NICU during Lockdown

    Having your baby in NICU is scary at the best of times and being away from your newborn is hard for anyone, but I really feel for parents whose pre...
  • Why Little Acorns is such a super comparison!

    I love the saying 'From Little Acorns Mighty Oaks Grow' which is why I really love all our acorn themed gifts.  Today we sourced the most gorgeous ...
  • My preemie's turning two.. and it really is a BIG deal!

    I wrote this in floods of tears the night before my newly 2 year old twins met their NICU consultant for the final time.  The enormity of the previ...
  • I now know NICU

    I was inspired to write this about my experience a couple of months after leaving the NICU, after reading a similar piece on Peek-a-boo ICU.  I ded...
  • Completing the circle......

    Writing some of the copy for this website has really given me a time travel type feeling.  Suddenly within a few paragraphs I'm catapulted into a w...