Picture the scene, sixteen babies all in a circle each gazing up into their mother’s eyes as she sings to them. Sounds lovely, except one baby (mine) seems to be ruining the perfect scene by looking at the mother next to me… Read More Baby sensory classes – what is a good age to start?
Recent weather extremes (both hot and cold) have resulted in water shortages, so it does raise the question what do you if the supply is restricted and you need water for babies to drink or mix formula? … Read More Choosing bottled water for babies
At one point when we were contemplating whether it was just easiest to go to bed at 8pm, I did wonder if we would have been better off staying at home. … Read More Is a holiday with a baby worth the hassle? (and how to survive that first family trip)
I am such a newbie to parenting that when I saw ‘muslin cloths’ on a shopping list of essential baby items I didn’t know what they were… Read More What the heck do you do with a muslin cloth?
Here are some easy things that everyone can achieve, that I wish someone had reminded me to do.… Read More Simple things to do in the first week of maternity leave (that others don’t tell you)