After Biggest was born, following a textbook delivery in the birth pool, I lifted her out of the water and held her to my chest, waiting for this magical, other-worldly explosion of love that everyone says you will get to overcome me. But it didn’t. I thought maybe you had to wait a little while.… Continue reading You Might Not Have That Rush of Love After Your Baby is Born…and That’s OK
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
Just had a good sob. We had Biggest’s “Milk Completion” party today. Before I fell pregnant with Littlest I had weaned Biggest onto breastfeeding only for naps and bedtime. Then during my early pregnancy with Littlest, I weaned her off feeding back to sleep if she woke in the night, having cuddles instead. A couple… Continue reading The End.