Ten Steps for Feeding Babies from the Infant & Toddler Forum

I remember so clearly those first months of being a new parent and all the ups and downs that came with it – from learning to change nappies and getting the baby to sleep through to the milk feeds and weaning. It felt like a constant learning curve at the time and I had no idea there are resources available to help at each of step of the way. The…

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Remembering the Funny Times of Parenting

There are so many times as parents where things just don’t go to plan, times when you end up exasperated by things going any other way than the way you had imagined. But those times are the ones that, months or years later, you can look back on and laugh. When LP was born we were pretty set on baby led weaning, and so, at six months, we started putting…

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Why do Babies Really Need Snacks? #InsideBabysBrain

When the babies started weaning, and we went down the baby led weaning route, we didn’t really think anything of it – it just seemed natural to us and we gave the children ‘finger food’ for all of their meals and snacks. But now, Kiddylicious have identified that most conversation about baby and child snacking is focussed on nutrition and appetite. No-one ever really talks about why snacks and finger foods…

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10 Reasons I Loved Baby Led Weaning – Two Years On

One of decisions that we made as parents was to do baby led weaning with LP and Little Man. It’s a decision that was easy to make and that I have been glad of ever since. It was part of the reason I started blogging and something I have blogged about regularly since but not since Little Man turned one. So I thought it was time to give a little…

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Carie’s Baby Led Weaning Experiences – Guest Post

Today’s Baby Led Weaning guest post comes from Carie who can be found on Space for the Butterflies and over on Twitter @CariemayMakes – Her blog is worth reading for the photography alone, I love the photos of her gorgeous girls! I never set out to be a baby led weaning mama. But then again I’m not sure I set out with much of a predetermined plan for parenting. All we…

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6 Months of Baby Led Weaning

We has been 6 months since we started Baby Led Weaning with Little Man. Those six months have been some of the messiest but most rewarding of my life! I don’t think BLW second time around has been as messy as weaning LP but I think part of that is we knew what to expect and nothing will ever seem as messy as BLW for the first time. Little Man…

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Colette’s Weaning Experiences – Guest Post

The latest post in my Baby Led Weaning series is from Colette who can be found over at Going on an Adventure and on Twitter @Lollinski. Colette talks about her weaning experiences with her two children older children as she’s about to embark on weaning for a third time. Weaning . . . aside from toilet training (which I’m currently going through for the second time) is my least favourite…

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