Isn’t breastfeeding normal? Lets not sensationalise

| Family

breastfeeding

When I was in the shop yesterday, I noticed on the front page of one of the newspapers was a photo of a celebrity breastfeeding with the headline ‘exclusive shock pics’. The article that followed is one of pro-breastfeeding, saying it is normal and natural. However, does the headline shock pictures not portray it as […] Read more…

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Little Green Radicals Skincare Review

| Health & Beauty, Review

The Little Green Radicals skincare range is made in Dorset by a natural skincare expert called Barbara. That in itself sells the range to me as I love the idea that it is being made with care rather than on a production line of machines. I love using products that are made in the UK and […] Read more…

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Vtech Playtime Bus with Phonics Review

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Vtech Playtime Bus with Phonics Review #vtech #preschool

The Vtech playtime bus makes learning fun. It is a great looking toy with chunky buttons for babies and toddlers to easily press. Although Lucas is only 6 months old, we decided to purchase this as the music mode alone keeps him occupied longer than any other other toy he has. When we get the […] Read more…

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Note #1 x

| Diary

Hi baby boy I’m really mad at myself for not filling in the dates in the back of your red book to mark your first smile, first laugh, lifting your head at tummy time etc. so I’ve decided I’m going to write to you. To mark your firsts and just to remind us of what […] Read more…

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What Lucas Wore #2

| Fashion

baby fashion, a blue and white cotton checked romper suit

    I decided to make the most of the sunny weather while we have it and dressed Lucas in this cotton romper, we were given it as a gift when Lucas was born. It is Tu from Sainsburys. I love it but if he doesn’t  wear a bodysuit under it, you can see the […] Read more…

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Keep Me Going Cereal Review

| Food & Drink, Review

I have been given two boxes of Keep Me Going cereal to review and give my honest opinion. Freedom cereal ltd. have taken over 2 years getting this cereal the way they want it, a healthy yet tasty breakfast cereal. It is low in fat, high in fibre and with a Glycaemic index of 50. […] Read more…

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Sleep training

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Lucas and I were getting changed after swimming yesterday, there were two other mums talking about bed time routines and sleep training. One was saying how she had left her baby to cry for 40 minutes and then her partner went in, picked the baby up and ruined it as she had managed to last […] Read more…

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Faye & Lou Breastfeeding Butterfly Review

| Fashion, Review

Faye & Lou Breastfeeding Butterfly Review

   I received a breastfeeding butterfly from Faye & Lou to try out and give my honest opinion. The breastfeeding butterfly comes in two colours and I received the denim flower print which I think is beautiful, it is stylish without going over the top. It also comes with a matching bag that it can […] Read more…

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What Lucas Wore #1

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baby fashion, bright blue jogging pants and yellow t shirt with a red woosh in the middle and blue pattern

   It’s another miserable day here so I have decided to dress Lucas in a bright snazzy slogan t-shirt and bright blue bottoms. I bought both from Next in the boxing day sale before Lucas was born to get prepared. I stocked up on various outfits in different ages. I have just bought a few […] Read more…

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Haberman Anywayup cup Review

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haberman anywayup cup review

I was recently sent two Haberman anywayup cups to try and review, giving my honest opinion. This was perfectly timed with starting to wean Lucas. The cups are designed to aid the transition from breast/bottle to drinking independently. I was worried that Lucas wouldn’t take to a cup as he has been exclusively breastfed with the […] Read more…

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