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The baby years

Beaba Babycook review

Hassle-free weaning with BEABA Babycook

We were recently sent the Beaba Babycook to review. At three months, Harry’s not yet eating ‘solids’ but of course I was delighted to give it a test run! Weaning is one of my favourite milestones of the baby…

two months

Harry at two months old

We’ve had a lot of changes this month, but we’re starting to get more of a routine into our lives now that your big sister has started pre-school. Things seem a little less hectic, and you get more time…

#MySundayPhoto – Siblings

I’ve not taken many photos this week so I’m sharing one I took a couple of weeks ago of my two favourites. I often get a little picky when it comes to photos I publish on the blog, preferring…

colic awareness month

The reality of having a baby with colic

I’ve written before about the challenges we faced with our first-born during her first four months. Her excessive crying seemed never-ending and the quest to get a moment’s peace and quiet or a couple of hours’ kip became all-consuming.…

prezzybox baby gift

The perfect new baby gift with Prezzybox

It can be tricky knowing what to buy as a gift for a new baby. You want your present to be practical, yet you also want to give a gift that will be remembered and perhaps kept as a…

one month old

Harry, you’re one month old!

Oh Harry, what a sweetheart you are! It seems like the past four weeks have flown by on the one hand, but on the other hand I can’t imagine our little family without you in it. I’ve decided to…

#MySundayPhoto – A second mama

Today we threw a party to in aid of our new(ish) baby boy/ belated house warming party. The weather was kind and we spent a fantastic day in the garden celebrating with family and friends. I haven’t gotten around…

prepare for labour

How you should REALLY prepare for labour and having a newborn

From packing your hospital bag to researching Bugaboos (Buga who??), there’s so much advice out there about how to prepare for labour and becoming a mum.Β It can all get a little overwhelming. It seems like there’s just so much…

#MySundayPhoto – Siblings

Since we brought him home two weeks ago, Harry has been something of a novelty for Taylor. Of course it’s been quite an adjustment for her, but on the whole she seems to have adapted pretty well to having…