Review: Vital Baby

Arlo and I were recently sent some products from Vital Baby to try. The following is an honest review of each product. This post is a little later than intended, blame the viral infection that struck down Arlo for over a week, followed by his most recent bout of flu. On The Go Weaning Set  … Continue reading Review: Vital Baby

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How it felt to fail at breastfeeding: My very brief breastfeeding journey.

During my pregnancy the only thing I was dreading apart from the inevitable pushing the baby out of my vagina part, was breastfeeding. It is the most natural thing in the world and yet the thought of my baby sucking on my nipples literally made me shudder. Regardless of my feelings towards it I still … Continue reading How it felt to fail at breastfeeding: My very brief breastfeeding journey.

An open letter to all new and expectant mums.

Firstly congratulations. Secondly if you've come here to read another positive insight into life as parent then you may be disappointed, but before you run and hide, hear me out. This letter is to prepare you for the struggles and to assure you that you are not alone, so here goes. The sleepless nights are … Continue reading An open letter to all new and expectant mums.

To all the dads to be. Learn from his mistakes. Don’t be a dick.

Disclaimer: Before anyone pities my partner, firstly he has read this so knows full well he is being used as an example of what not to do. Secondly if anything he now realises what a dick he was/occasionally still is and is thankful that I wrote this as apparently seeing it written down really helps … Continue reading To all the dads to be. Learn from his mistakes. Don’t be a dick.