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.

Activities for 5 Month Old Baby – 8 Fun Playtime Ideas

It can be difficult to know what to do with your baby once they hit five months old. They may not yet be able to…

Our Difficult Breastfeeding Journey

When I was pregnant there was absolutely no doubt in my mind that I would breastfeed my baby. I knew that breastmilk contained all the…

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…

Routines in the First Few Months

In the first few weeks of baby’s life they will be going through the ‘fourth trimester’, trying to adapt to life in the outside world.…

How to Get Your Baby to Nap

It’s my opinion that the better a baby sleeps during the day, the better he will sleep at night. When Dexter was first born and…