How To Entertain Your 18 Month Old at Home | AD

I have to pinch myself sometimes when I realise I have an 18 month old (again! I have done this twice before). I remember my little dude being born; squeaking away, loving being fed. Then…

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Waiting for Surgery in Covid Times – An Umbilical Granuloma

If you have been following the blog since the little man was born, you will know he has an Umbilical Granuloma. I always find this odd, as when I was pregnant we found out he…

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What Can Partners Do To Help After Birth?

After I had all of my babies, I was shell-shocked, especially my first. I was exhausted, in pain, hormonal and in a bit of shock. How can this tiny creature I have produced need feeding…

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30 Secrets About Newborn Babies I Wished I’d Known

I was in blissful ignorance before I had my first baby girl almost 7 years ago now. That in itself is insane. I didn’t have a clue what was going to hit me after she…

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Birth Anxiety In Dads

It’s funny when you have a baby. So much emphasis is on the person giving birth and often the Dad or partner can get neglected.  Forgotten about even! Of course the pregnancy and birth are…

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Top Tips to Succeed at Breastfeeding

I remember when I was pregnant with my eldest, attending my NCT classes and learning about breastfeeding. Techniques, the important of it, making sure I tried and I knew in my mind I really did…

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Signs Labour Is Starting – 8 Ways I Just Knew!

I remember with all my three pregnancies one of the most frustrating things was waiting for labour to start. You actually have no idea when it will!! I am one of those lucky ones who…

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