Administering Medicine

When it comes to giving liquid medicines to babies or children under 2 isn’t it easier to use a plastic syrup syringe than a plastic spoon? The only medicine that came with a plastic syrup syringe was Calpol and I’m so glad we had one. It’s so much more convenient especially when Z needs something … Continue Reading

Afterbirth Information

From my experience of afterbirth care, I came to a conclusion… There is too much contradicting information out there. Funnily enough this even comes from within the NHS. First time parents are spun around by the different midwives that visit them and further by the different information given by each one. It is a shock … Continue Reading

Chicco Table Seat

When Z was born we were given a brilliant gift that fits perfectly into feeding our little one. In the beginning as she was so small we would feed her in her bouncer, but as she was able to sit up more we moved her into ‘the Chicco quick adjust table seat’. As we are … Continue Reading

Favourite Book

Our favourite book at the moment… Can’t get enough! ‘Count With Five Little Kittens’. With it’s interactive pages, of colourful cats, shapes and patterns, Baby Z is so engrossed that she has to read it every night before bed time! Our favourite page… we love the fur on mama cats tummy…

Joining the Library

As I love to read books I couldn’t wait to get my little one into them. When she turned 7 months I registered her to our local library and joined the Bookstart Bear scheme. She got her starter pack and has already begun collecting stamps to get her first certificate. As a parent, I love … Continue Reading

Bath Time Woes…

The first time we gave our baby a bath she screamed! Even though we were excited she wasn’t very impressed. It got better, and then worse…. one bath time she began screaming again, now she would cry every time her feet would touch the water. We decided to ignore her cries, if we gave into her, … Continue Reading