Toddler, Baby and Me: The Nine Month Update

Toddler, Baby and Me: The Nine Month Update

I genuinely thought that I would be able to kick this post off with some amazing news; the day after I wrote about Ted’…
Biscuits, Blankets and New Beds (Sort Of) | AD

Biscuits, Blankets and New Beds (Sort Of) | AD

We are still rather discombobulated here, in the City of Bath. Our rented house is utter chaos, mainly due to the fact that I …
It’s All Just a Little Bit of History Repeating (Or is it?)

It’s All Just a Little Bit of History Repeating (Or is it?)

I’m having just a little bit of a wobble about Ted’s continued night-wakings and the fact that we can’t seem to …
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 …