Being born at the end of August, Yo will start school aged 4 and 2 weeks. There is an option to defer primary school starting date until next year. Something I have thought about, and ruled out. So, in September she will begin her school days.
How on earth have I got to having a 12 week old baby? 12 weeks have gone so quickly! I had thought I would sit and write each week as a record to myself on each of the little milestones we reach. But somehow, those posts are sat in draft and perhaps I will get round to publishing them one day. For now though, here’s a 12 week baby update!
Many of us will know how stress can effect our sleep, lying awake worrying really takes its toll. But, did you know that dogs can also feel stress?
A 2017 study published by Proceedings of The Royal Society B showed that dogs actually suffer poor sleep when they’re anxious or stressed. Researchers in the test discovered negative actions caused dogs to have poor sleep that they awoke quickly from, while the pooches that enjoyed more positive experiences managed an hour of deep, consistent napping.
We all know how important good sleep is, so how can you make sure your dog is free of stress at bedtime? Continue reading →
The Diono Quantum Classic is suitable from birth, with a clever one seat system which converts from bassinet to toddler seat. There’s no need to buy an additional carry cot. The Quantum in pushchair mode can be forward or parent facing.
The Quantum Classic has a luxurious feel about it. It is a large buggy, but easily manoeuvred. The seat fabric is smart and looks hard wearing but with luxurious look.
Anyone who has had to bath a newborn baby will tell it can be a tricky process! I know I found myself terrified of dropping baby and then a wet baby is really slippery! Then as babies get bigger, they need more entertainment to keep bath time Fun! We were delighted to review the Summer Infant My Fun Tub, here’s how we got on..
Baby Bjorn carriers have been one of our baby essentials ever since we had our second child in 2011. They keep baby close and secure, leaving you hands free. Essential if you’re also chasing a lively toddler around!
The Baby Bjorn Air One is a 3 way carrier. As baby grows, the position to carry baby in alters.
We have been reviewing the Quinny Zapp flex plus for baby! I should first tell you that we have had a Quinny for each of our children. We like them as they’re quite lightweight, look modern, have plenty of accessories and are good value.
Weekends for us are aĺl about getting out and about as a family. Whatever the weather we get out and explore the woods or seaside.
This weekend we were exploring in the snow. Which made our Oreo cookie Quest a little more exciting! Our Oreo Quest was a mini scavenger hunt. I gave the boys a list of things to find while we were out. If they found them all they were promised an Oreo when we got back home!
I’m not sure about you, but we are counting down to the Easter holidays! A break from the school run and an excuse to eat chocolate thanks to a visit from the Easter bunny! So what’s on our to do list this Easter?
I’ve grown increasingly frustrated buying vegetables from the supermarket. They are often over packaged, have travelled half way around the world, and lack the flavour I am expecting. Earlier in the year I vowed to start growing more of our own fruit and vegetables. I am particularly focusing on vegetables, as I really want my children to enjoy eating them!