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.

BLW // Veggie Omelette Recipe

This omelette is another great way of using up those pesky purees that are clogging up your freezer space but you no longer wish to…




BLW // Chicken Arrabiata Recipe

I want to make more tea time meals that we can share as a family, so when I was given the opportunity to review Cirio tomatoes,…

Review: Baby Einstein Discover & Play Gift Set

Dex was lucky enough to be given this Baby Einstein Discover & Play Gift Set back in November and I just had to write a review because…

BLW // Week 3

It’s been a really successful week of baby led weaning in the Hughes household. We are mostly having two meals a day: breakfast and lunch.…

Baby Led Weaning Recipe: Tomato, Spinach, Ham and Cheese Pinwheels

Pinwheels are so popular among baby led weaners I am so surprised it took me so long to make them for Dex. It’s all I…

The #RockingMotherhood Tag

Thank you to Patricia at http://whitecamellias.com for sharing the #RockingMotherhood tag. I have decided to take part and tag some of my favourite Mummy friends below. I…

Why We Chose the Name Dexter James

Dexter /ˈdɛkstə/  one who dyes  (Old English) skilled or right-handed (Latin) James /ˈdʒeɪmz/ English form of the Late Latin name Iacomus meaning supplanter. People regularly compliment us…