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Footage Friday: Our Baby Is Broken

Who broke the baby?

Watching Jesse play when he’s in his own little world is so cute and often hilarious.

The other afternoon as I was watching him play he just kept lying down on the floor, taking a lot of care to make sure he didn’t bump is head. 31 more words


“I Don’t” Does Not Mean “I Never”...

I don’t breastfeed during the day. But there are days when I’ve had to nurse her before naps, outings or visitors just to keep her in good humour. 314 more words

Disappointing Weekends

Truth be told I look forward to the weekend from about 10am Monday morning. I long for the adult company and conversation of Hubby, I relish the idea of being able to split the parenting duties, not being the only one saying ‘no’. 676 more words


Mind The Gap

Last week I read an article which posed the question to it’s readers: “What’s the perfect age gap between siblings?” Thankfully, common sense prevailed and most people commented how ‘the perfect age gap’ was, in fact, totally subjective and also – more importantly – often something way beyond our control. 584 more words


How I Survived the First Year... On Hindsight

A friend recently dropped in for a visit with her 3-month old. Whilst exchanging baby (horror) stories, she sighed and said how she hadn’t fully appreciated when I used to moan about not having time to do the things we took for granted before baby – showers, naps, having a lie-in, wine, going to the cinema, wine, getting our nails done, wine – until now. 1,292 more words

I will never learn!

What have i been doing for the last 4 months? ……I don’t know about in the past 4 months but i can tell you whats happened in the past 4 minuets that i wished hadn’t… I was already absolutely stuffed from the spag bowl i made from tea and the half a packet of ham and mustard crisps that my youngest Leroy didn’t want and it would of been such a waste if i had chucked them surely? 220 more words

How we do solids

Sofia was exclusively breastfed until she was 6 months old. Then we slowly introduced her to purees. At about 7 months we gave her a trial of baby led weaning. 187 more words