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.

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…

Am I a Lazy Parent for Co-sleeping?

Whenever I was asked if Dexter was a good baby, I always replied positively, gushing about how well he slept and what a joy he…

Baby Led Weaning Equipment: 11 Must Have Products

We have had such a great success with baby led weaning and I’ve enjoyed the experience immensely. It has been a huge learning curve: finding…