Reaching 18 months breastfeeding – don’t ask me when I’m stopping.

We’re getting close to 600 days breastfeeding, and reached 18 months breastfeeding last month.

Wait until I lift my chin off the floor.

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Eleven months breastfeeding

We reached eleven months breastfeeding this week, and in a months  time we’ll achieve our ‘golden boobies’.

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Aldi – do you love it or loath it? Surviving maternity pay.

Going on to statutory maternity pay, and convincing my husband we could afford 11 months off work instead of the 9 months we’d previously agreed, meant some drastic action was needed. Continue reading “Aldi – do you love it or loath it? Surviving maternity pay.”

#MySundayPhoto 25.09.16 Glorious Food

Glorious Food
Enjoying Greek Meze
Enjoying Greek Meze
Glorious food

Being a lover of all food, my worst nightmare would be to have a picky eater in the house. Seven weeks in to baby led weaning, Harrison will have a go at just about anything, which is a huge relief. Continue reading “#MySundayPhoto 25.09.16 Glorious Food”

Read The Baby Led Weaning Diaries – Week 3

Starting to get brave with weaning 

Writing this in the back of the car heading up the A1 to Durham to see friends, looking at my beautiful baby. He’s so content chomping on Sophie’s legs, smiling at mummy. Wind back a couple of months, this would have been so stressful, worrying about feeds, and how far the next services was. Continue reading “Read The Baby Led Weaning Diaries – Week 3”

Read The Baby Led Weaning Diaries – Week 2

Now the dust has settled, the novelty hasn’t worn off, but we are a little wiser, well mummy is, daddy threw in the towel long ago. Its been a steep learning curve, and we’re starting to get in the swing of things now, and trying more new foods. Continue reading “Read The Baby Led Weaning Diaries – Week 2”

Co-sleeping – why I feel empowered not ashamed.

Why I’ve stopped fretting, comparing, apologising, and making excuses about co-sleeping. Continue reading “Co-sleeping – why I feel empowered not ashamed.”

Why would anyone breastfeed? My breastfeeding story

Well I’m four months in to breastfeeding, we made it, we’re both still alive and I’m still sain…..well the last one might be up for debate, but let’s go with it. Continue reading “Why would anyone breastfeed? My breastfeeding story”