Definition of ‘maternity’ according to Collins online dictionary:
2. The characteristics associated with motherhood; motherliness
3. (Modifier) relating to pregnant women or women at the time of childbirth
This blog is about my experiences as a mother and I’m starting it as I’m about to begin my second stint of maternity leave, so the title fits. But it is also about other aspects of my life, hence the ‘beyond’ bit. And of course it’s a tribute to Buzz – one of the greatest visionary leaders of our time (if you’re a four-year-old).