Parenting Highs and Lows: January 2018

Parenting Highs and Lows: January 2018

A new feature for you, to supplement the written monthly updates that you read here on the blog; Parenting Highs and Lows will be …
The Best Ever Kids’ Ice Lollies!

The Best Ever Kids’ Ice Lollies!

I know that it feels very unseasonal to be talking about ice lollies, but they’re the most-requested treat in our household (both me …
The Parka Family

The Parka Family

Ted is now the proud owner of a miniature parka – the last member of the family to get one. I virtually live in my …
My Most-Used Natural Baby Products | AD

My Most-Used Natural Baby Products | AD

In my second post with Huggies Pure Wipes (the first one, The Art of Nappy Changing, is here) I want to run through some …
Inside Ted’s Nursery: It’s All Change

Inside Ted’s Nursery: It’s All Change

What with all of this sleep talk (Ted is sleeping through, just about – read the latest update here) I thought I’d touch upon …
How I’m Getting My Baby To Sleep Through The Night…

How I’m Getting My Baby To Sleep Through The Night…

OK so I’m going to – tentatively – put it out there that my baby sleep-inducing methods might actually be working. We’ve had five …
A Letter to my “First Time Mum” Self | AD

A Letter to my “First Time Mum” Self | AD

When Vicks BabyRub got in touch with me to see whether or not I would like to write this post, my first thought wasn’…
The Baby Sleep Situation: Patience and Perseverance

The Baby Sleep Situation: Patience and Perseverance

I’ve just been reading a post I wrote when Angelica was tiny; How I Got My Baby To Sleep Through The Night. Goodness, …
Toddler, Baby and Me: The Eleven Month Update

Toddler, Baby and Me: The Eleven Month Update

Sorry about the radio silence: things got a bit too much before Christmas, what with moving house again and not having any regular help …
Snuzpod: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

Snuzpod: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

News: my trusty Snuzpod is going to be a cosy sleeping place for a fourth newborn baby! No, I’m not pregnant again, merely …
The Art of Nappy Changing | AD

The Art of Nappy Changing | AD

This is the first of three posts that I’m writing in collaboration with Huggies Pure Wipes. A while ago, I started talking with …
Toddler, Baby and Me: The Ten Month Update

Toddler, Baby and Me: The Ten Month Update

This will be the quickest baby update I’ve ever done because I have no internet and my 4G is – to put it mildly – …
Ted Gets Seasonal…

Ted Gets Seasonal…

I did a bit of a mammoth spend in GAP the other week, when I bought Angelica’s “Wizard Coat” (see here). I seem …
Breastfeeding: I Can’t Quit You (Yet)

Breastfeeding: I Can’t Quit You (Yet)

Status update on the night-feeding/breastfeeding saga: Ted is now taking bottles. Of formula. Guzzles them right down, has a burp, looks very pleased …