Father’s Day

Last Sunday was Father’s Day. There are three people in my life now who I think about on Father’s Day so I thought I would ‘write to’ each of them on here to get my feelings on paper. Dear Bio Dad, You were in my life very briefly when I…

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Sultana Scones Recipe

After the popularity of my Cheese Scones post, I thought I would also share my Sultana Scones Recipe. These scones are BLW friendly, as the only sugar they contain is from the sultanas. To mix the recipe up slightly you can substitute the sultanas for any other fruit you have…

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Cheese Scones Recipe and BLW Weaning Update!

We have now been Baby Led Weaning for 3 months. LP has still only fed herself, we have never spoon fed her. BLW is definitely a way of life for us now and I am so glad that we started weaning this way. LP is putting on more than enough…

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Letter to my 16-Year-Old Self

The last couple of weeks, and my last couple of blog posts have cemented the fact that I am really proud of where I have got to in life. The last 9 months since LP arrived have been my happiest and I have been thinking often ‘If I knew then…

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Why?

I’ve been tagged by Rachel @Rachey320 in a meme all about why. The meme was started by mummycentral ‘Why…?’ is something that I will hear frequently from LP as she gets older. It is something that every parent hears numerous times a day from their children as their inquisitive minds…

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Motherhood

Having LP has made me think about what type of Mother I would like to be. With this in mind I have thought a lot about my childhood, my parents and my experiences. I think that with your own upbringing when looking at yourself as a parent, you have to…

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When all you want is a duvet day…

Our two nights of sleeping through were swiftly followed by teething hell. Teething hell then turned rapidly into poorly baby. LP has had a runny nose, cough, watery eyes, temperature and general ‘unwellness’ for a few days and I have spent my time giving her cuddles and dosing her up…

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