In one of my earlier weaning posts I mentioned Z not being interested in Bananas. Well guess what! She doesn’t like it if it’s broken or cut and given… But if you hold the banana in front of her, she will eat it like she’s never been fed! For months we hid the taste by … Continue Reading

Before going Spain we didn’t really feed Z bread, as we always said we would use fresh baked over ready packaged. This was only because of the amount of preservatives and additives in the ready packaged bread. Especially as my partner sometimes makes homemade bread. We knew we didn’t want her to become accustomed to … Continue Reading

Before we went to Spain I had never taken Z to a swimming pool. Frankly I was worried about how the water would affect her skin as it was recovering from eczema. However as her skin was pretty clear for a few months my partner and I decided to try out swimming on holiday. See … Continue Reading

Why ‘shake’ a bottle of milk to mix when you can stir it, (not with a spoon of course). The water temperature is still as to the level on the guidelines so ‘shaking’ or stirring won’t make a difference except on the amount of air bubbles that are created. In the beginning we would follow … Continue Reading

When Z was born there was a chance for her to have eczema. However these signs only showed up about the time she turned a month old. She began getting small itchy blotches on her face which she would scratch till they sometimes broke the skin. Poor thing lived in mittens. Even though we noticed … Continue Reading

Since I found out I was pregnant I would sing ‘Twinkle Twinkle Little Star’ to the tiny little bean growing inside me. Whilst the pregnancy progressed our bean began to respond to the tune. It was the most amazing feeling in the world, knowing that ‘she’ could hear me. This tune is our favourite especially … Continue Reading