Baby

A category containing all my posts about having a baby, raising a baby and all the parenting hacks, disappointments, happiness and tribulations that come with it. Whether you want to read about our baby led weaning journey, how we got our baby to nap during those difficult first months or what products we think are essential to raising a happy and content baby, this is the archive for you. All my posts on the topic of baby.

Securing Your Home When A New Baby Is On The …

With a new baby on the way, either in a few months time or if you’re about to take a trip to the hospital and…

Leap 9: The Wonder Weeks Mental Leap at 14 Months Old

We have just come out of the other side of leap 9 and my golly gosh, that was a hard one! With Dexter, all of…

The Questions You Should Really Ask When Considering The Affordability …

If the rumours are to be believed, no one thinks they can afford a child until they do. Okay, it can be a struggle, but there’s…

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Becoming a parent for the first time is bewildering and extremely scary. It doesn’t matter how many prenatal classes you go to, nothing prepares you…

A Growth Spurt, a Leap, Multiple Illnesses and the 10 Month …

It’s been over a month since Felix last slept through the night. I hold my hands up to you Mamas whose babies have never slept…

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This week we had Felix’s 8-12 month developmental review with our lovely health visitor. I always sort of dread these ‘checks’ because as much as…

5 Reasons to Choose a Water Birth

I often reflect back on Felix’s birth as it was one of the most empowering experiences of my life. After a pretty difficult birth with…