The No-Tears No-Flakes Baby Shampoo

The No-Tears No-Flakes Baby Shampoo

I have a bag in my office filled with empty shampoo and body wash bottles, finished tubes of face lotion, cleaned-out tubs of cream. …
The Jumperoo: So Good I Bought Two

The Jumperoo: So Good I Bought Two

I find myself with another metal-and-plastic monstrosity in the living room (though it’s a different living room, as we’re still in our …
The Reluctant Co-Sleeper

The Reluctant Co-Sleeper

Having reached the absolute pinnacle of exhaustion (Peak Exhaustion? P.E.?), I find myself now sharing my bed with the baby in an attempt …
Toddler, Baby and Me: The Eight Month Update

Toddler, Baby and Me: The Eight Month Update

I expect you’ve realised that things are a bit crazy at the moment; I have barely had the time to go online at …
Breastfeeding: Why I’m Thinking of Giving Up

Breastfeeding: Why I’m Thinking of Giving Up

I’m thinking of giving up breastfeeding. And I know that the phrase “giving up” sounds both defeatist and perhaps a little overly-dramatic, but …
Toddler, Baby and Me: The Seven Month Update

Toddler, Baby and Me: The Seven Month Update

It has been a rather stressful month – perhaps one of the most stressful of my life, when I come to think of it. Though – …
Toddler, Baby and Me: The Six Month Update

Toddler, Baby and Me: The Six Month Update

Wah – six whole months! The time is flying by far too fast. I keep finding myself getting very weepy every time Ted the baby …
The Bedtime Routine with My 1st Years | AD

The Bedtime Routine with My 1st Years | AD

I’m a total sucker for a bit of personalisation; whether it’s a suitcase with a fancy monogram or gold initials embossed on …
Expressing Breast Milk: I’m Back for Another Round

Expressing Breast Milk: I’m Back for Another Round

Just a little life update that I know you’ll find absolutely riveting: I’m back on the old “breastmilk expressing” regime. Which means …
Favourite Pregnancy Things: Single and Twin Pregnancies

Favourite Pregnancy Things: Single and Twin Pregnancies

I’ve been filming some videos with the very lovely (and highly amusing) Poppy Dinsey from poppyd.com. Poppy is pregnant with twins and …
Toddler, Baby and Me: The Five Month Update

Toddler, Baby and Me: The Five Month Update

This is the very first time in just over two years that I’ve very nearly missed posting my baby update on the proper …
A Day In The Life: Four Month Old Baby and Nearly-Two Toddler

A Day In The Life: Four Month Old Baby and Nearly-Two Toddler

The title of this video is totally self-explanatory; there’s really not much I can add. It’s another Day In The Life video, …
Surviving Two Under Two

Surviving Two Under Two

I have officially survived having “two under two”. For new readers, I had a new baby (Ted) nineteen months after having my first baby (…
Toddler, Baby and Me: The Four Month Update

Toddler, Baby and Me: The Four Month Update

Well, we’re almost at the point where I’m saying goodbye to “two under two” – Angelica is two in two weeks’ time. All …