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.

Increasing the Size of the Bottle Teat: Is Your Baby …

A few nights ago I finally changed the teats in Dexter’s bottle from size 2 to size 3. I had previously attempted to change him…




Mum Guilt // The Struggle is Real

A friend shared this picture yesterday in our Facebook mummy group in response to the question ‘Does anybody feel constantly guilty for not spending enough time…

Fun Activities for Five Month Olds

If you follow my Instagram you will know I am usually posting pictures of activities that me and Dex get up to on a daily basis. I…

Our Difficult Breastfeeding Journey

After reading Two Peas, 1 Pod’s post, it inspired me to write about our own breastfeeding journey. Like Amelia, I felt unsure about posting about something…

10 Newborn Essential Products

How many of us went out during pregnancy and spent an absolute fortune then days after baby arrived were wondering how on earth we didn’t…

20 Things I’ve Learnt in 20 Weeks

1. Being off work on maternity isn’t as fun as it seems. I’ve been off work now for nine months due to a mixture of…

How to Encourage Your Baby to Enjoy Tummy Time

If I had a pound for every time a mum told me that her baby hates tummy time, I’d treat myself to a night away…