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3 Baby Milestones I Am Always Eager To Reach

When you’re a first-time mum you’re eager to reach all the milestones: first smile, rolling over, sitting up, laughing, crawling, walking, etc. As a second timer and beyond, you’re in a little less of a hurry, because you have the gift of hindsight and how truly fleeting babyhood is (even though it doesn’t feel like… Continue reading 3 Baby Milestones I Am Always Eager To Reach

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Three Things Thursday: Buggy Board, Sunshine and Rule-Breaking

Three Things Thursday is a collective, weekly sharing of three things, of any size or stature, which make life smiley and great and is hosted by Nerd in the Brain. 1) Buggy Board If you don’t know what a Buggy Board is, it’s basically a specialised platform made by Lascal which attaches to the back of a pram or… Continue reading Three Things Thursday: Buggy Board, Sunshine and Rule-Breaking

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14 Ways to be a Good Husband and Keep Your Marriage Alive After Having a Baby

…or Partner/Relationship, delete as appropes. Have you ever noticed how in magazines, on blogs, mummy sites, generally everything, when they’re giving advice on how to navigate this crazy world as a new mum, it doesn’t take long before the relationship advice starts being helpfully doled out? How YOU must prioritise your relationship? YOU must make… Continue reading 14 Ways to be a Good Husband and Keep Your Marriage Alive After Having a Baby

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6 Tips for Before You Start Baby Led Weaning

Littlest has just turned 6 months old and so begins a new baby-led weaning adventure. If you didn’t already know, baby led weaning is essentially giving a baby ‘real’ food, sliced into sticks (or similar shapes which are easy to hold) and allowing them to explore the food and feed themselves. The NHS recommends that… Continue reading 6 Tips for Before You Start Baby Led Weaning

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Sneezing and Snowdrops: #WeekendCoffeeShare

Nowadays, I’m trying to embrace every season rather than living for summer. But it’s hard not to look forward to the first signs of spring, still. Tbf, it’s been a pretty mild winter here, but it’s been rather blustery and wet this side of the new year, so when we discovered the first snowdrops of… Continue reading Sneezing and Snowdrops: #WeekendCoffeeShare

Children · Food · Relationships · Three Things Thursday

Three Things Thursday: Teddy Bears, Instant Pot and the Bus Driver

Three Things Thursday is a collective, weekly sharing of three things, of any size or stature, which make life smiley and great and is hosted by Nerd in the Brain. 1) Teddy Bears  I just love all of the funny things Biggest does with teddy bears and cuddly toys. She lines them all up on… Continue reading Three Things Thursday: Teddy Bears, Instant Pot and the Bus Driver