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The Tired Mummy Chicken Pox Survival Kit

Isaac has Chicken Pox! It has been 3 years since the pox last hit our house. Henry had it in the summer so we basically lived in the garden for a week. 442 more words


How carrying helped one child with Juvenile Arthritis.

The next blog in our series of carrying babies and children with additional needs is written by Kirsty. I was lucky enough to meet Kirsty quite early on in her carrying journey as she visited the… 318 more words

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Close enough to kiss

Since Dexy was about 5 weeks old, I’ve had a stretchy that a friend sold to me. It’s the Boba Wildflower and I love it. … 205 more words


Carrying, when it means so much more than just the sling.

Babywearing sometimes gets a bad press. Comments from ‘helpful’ members of the public or family members with statements such as: “doesn’t it hurt” and “you’ll make a rod for you own back”, can make it extremely hard for parents to feel like they are making the correct decision. 630 more words
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January 22, 2016 | Dream Journal

Dream 1

All that I can remember of this dream is that I think that I was inside a building during the day trying to help my former male classmate JB find someone, maybe his family, and I remember him do his annoying smirk and smile and laugh and body movements et cetera that he used to do when stealthily making fun of you around other people; but that is all that I can remember of this dream. 1,780 more words

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Professional courtesy and sticking to what you are trained to teach.

I am extremely proud of my profession. I am a teacher by training and practice. Although I no longer teach in a classroom teaching teenagers I do spend my days teaching new parents how to carry their children comfortably and safely. 1,118 more words

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889 days of breastfeeding – What I learnt and what I wish I’d known

Our son was born early – not the kind of early, thankfully, that means heartrending weeks of incubators, monitoring and uncertainty –  but early enough that our breastfeeding relationship got off to an extremely rocky start. 1,256 more words

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