The Starts of Teething

Scout was 13 weeks old on 6 April (she was also three months old on that day) and we welcomed the new month with saliva, crankiness and tears, lots and lots of tears! My little, sweet…

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Being a Yummy Mummy

I am a Yummy Mummy!  That’s a confident statement to make but, honestly, if I do not think that I am a beautiful, courageous mom then I cannot expect that anyone else will see me…

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Week 9 Development: Discovering What Her Hands Can Do!

Does anyone else’s child cry through tummy-time? At our previous visit the paediatrician suggested that I put Scout down on different surfaces to begin developing her fine-motor skills. She also said to increase the amount…

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Are We Co-Sleeping?

DISCLAIMER: Co-sleeping is incredibly controversial. This post in no way encourages or discourages co-sleeping, rather, it is an honest sharing of my own anxieties and experience around it.  The internet tells you not to co-sleep,…

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Feeding Fashion: A Date With Dad

Initially, raising Scout was quite challenging because it felt that every cry, nag, burp and need was solely my responsibility. I’d run myself down by trying to do it all on my own because I…

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