Monthly Archives: August 2013

Carry of the moment: Ruck back carry

A new feature on my blog! A carry using a woven wrap, SSC or mei tie and a bit about it; what it is and why I like it. Feel free to request a carry! If I don’t know it … Continue reading

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More bottle failures

As a warning, this post is written at a time when I’m feeling a little fragile. It might be a bit mopey, or it might not make much sense. Sorry in advance! Remember back when I first tried to give … Continue reading

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Camping

Last weekend was the Natural Mamas Big Camp 2013. Natural Mamas is a website and forum dedicated to all aspects of natural parenting, but mainly babywearing. I’ve been watching and posting on the forum since M was tiny, and have … Continue reading

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Thinking of selling my pushchairs

Like nearly every expectant parent, I bought the ‘baby essentials’ when I was pregnant with M. Moses basket, cot, cute tiny white babygrows, and a pushchair. I also bought a baby carrier but never liked it so it was Freecycled. … Continue reading

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More Elimination Communication

So, how’s it all been going? Well, I have to admit I was about ready to give up. Not because it wasn’t working, but because I was being massively lazy about it and basically just keeping E in nappies the … Continue reading

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Children and food attitudes

One of the many things I am proud of in M is her awesome relationship with food. So many people worry about toddlers and eating: are they eating enough? Too much? The right kind of things? Not enough vegetables? Not … Continue reading

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Napping

Both children are currently asleep. M is in bed, and E is on my chest in the wrap (she’s tied in a front wrap cross carry in the Didymos Elder Waves in case you’re interested…). This is bliss! I sort … Continue reading

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