Controlled Crying

I’m not a fan of controlled crying, I’ve never tried it, and I never want to. Of course, I have nothing against people who use this method, we all have parenting techniques that work for each of us. I cannot…

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Nutella Flapjacks

Nutella Flapjacks Author: Emma Harris Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 30 mins Serves: 8 Ingredients 150g butter, plus extra for greasing 50g golden caster sugar 2 big dollops (technical term = tbp) of Nutella 4…

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Just Call Me Bob… Bob The Builder…

Apparently, us Mum’s do the jobs of 23 professionals according to the Express, and this is one newspaper article I don’t disagree with. I would say I did at least five before breakfast this morning. I remember blogging before about…

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Nutella At Legoland

While growing up I used to have Nutella for breakfast most mornings and even when I grew up and moved out I remember having jars of it in the cupboard, there were many mornings where my housemates and I were…

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Homebirths

I read this article in the Guardian yesterday which was about a survey claims over home birth being more of a risk than hospital birth. Apparently, a home birth carries three times the risk that the baby will die then…

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A Confession Of A Milkaholic

I have a confession; I’m addicted to milk. Yes that smooth white stuff which Mummy informs me comes from a cow. I just can’t get enough of it. On a bad day, I must get through at least five bottles…

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Nuby

Nuby sent us some products from the forever growing range of weaning & feeding products. We’ve not tried Nuby before so jumped at the chance to try out this funky coloured feeding equipment. Nibbler The nibbler is the perfect item…

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Bake It! Lemon Squares

Amy over at Cooking , Cakes & Children has started a new club called Bake It! She will be hosting it monthly and setting a new recipe for us to bake each month. For the amateur cook like me, this…

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Millets Maize Maze

On Saturday we were invited by some rather lovely people to come and have a day out at the Maize Maze at the Millets Farm Centre in Oxfordshire and to celebrate it opening for the summer.   We had a…

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Graco Nautilus 3-in-1 Car Seat

The lovely people at Graco sent us a shiny new car seat in the form of the new Graco Nautilus 3 in 1 to try out. I was quite excited when it arrived, as much as Oli was when he…

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A Novel Idea

The prompt for this week’s gallery was ‘A novel idea’. I thought I would struggle with this one until I looked back through my old photos and found an album packed full of images that represent my all time favourite…

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Eating Out With A Toddler

Walking into a restaurant and we grab a table for three, we grab a highchair and sit Oli in it. We order a round of drinks while Oli sits quietly, maybe even crayoning. We then order food; we grab meals…

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Letter To A 15 Month Old

Dear my darling Oli, Yesterday you were 15 months of age, three months have gone since your 1st Birthday. It has simply flown by! I remember those butterflies I had in my stomach when you were turning 1, where I…

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