• 20 signs you’re a mum of two

    When you become a mama to two children, there are a few things that only you will know.  The chaos ramps up several notches as does the mess, and there are no words to describe your sleeping patters after welcoming your second bundle of joy.  Here are 20 signs that you are a mum of

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  • 17 ways to make weaning easier

    How do I know if they’re eating enough? What if my baby refuses to eat anything? Why does my baby keep gagging on food? These are just some of the fears I had when I started weaning my first baby. It was a nerve-wracking time, not least because I was on a really strict routine

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  • How to stay cool while breastfeeding this summer

    Cluster feeding a baby in a room that’s 25C plus is not a comfortable experience. Now that summer is finally turning up the heat, I thought I would share the top tips you need to know for keeping cool when breastfeeding your baby. Offer the breast frequently During heatwaves your baby may switch to shorter

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  • Storing your precious memories

    This is is a collaborative post. When it comes to keeping your memories safe, where do you keep them? Are they scattered around the house? Are they in a box in the loft? As the years go on and the memories, trinkets and pictures stack up, it can become harder and harder to keep them

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  • The secrets to baby sleep training

    Does baby sleep training work? And if it does, when should you be doing it and what method – of the dozens out there – should you be using? I remember staring wild-eyed at my health visitor as I asked her why my baby wakes immediately when put down into her Moses basket. It had

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  • One day it will be the last time

    As I picked up my youngest for the 7,456,788th time the other day (I kid you not), I had a thought. One day it will be the last time I pick her up. I don’t know when that day will come. It’s certainly not just around the corner. But eventually we will be at a

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  • 11 things your newborn baby wants you to know

    It’s me, your newborn! You’re doing an amazing job so far, but your facial expressions alternate between happy, nervous, worried and bricking it all day. To help you relax, I thought I would share 11 things you need to know about me. Let’s clear the air and get a few things straight! 1. Don’t put

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  • Top tips for child-proofing your garden

    You’ve probably been over every room in your home with a fine-tooth comb looking for potential danger zones as you child-proof every sharp edge and plug socket. But have you taken a look at what potential hazards are in your garden? This is often an area that we overlook as parents, because let’s face it,

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