I’m a big nicknamer. It’s funny, I’m not really one for nicknames with other adults, but for the small people (human and rabbit) in my life, there are a million nicknames. Barbara is Barbie-Ra a lot of the time. Ned is Noo Noo more than he’s Ned. Gingee was Gigi or Gingiver, and not being… Read More Nicknames for my baby
We’ve been going to baby sensory classes for a few months, and we graduated last week! It’s appropriate that she’s crying in the graduation picture, as she mostly cried her way through the course. I think it was really good for us both, though. We started going when she was just eight weeks old, and… Read More We graduated from baby sensory!
Happy international women’s day! Before the baby was born, I told everyone I didn’t mind whether we had a boy or a girl. I lied. I wanted a girl desperately. Throughout the tough pregnancy, I thought to myself that if we had a girl, I could be happy being done. If we had a boy,… Read More International Women’s Day 2018
My house is a mess. Sometimes I don’t reply to texts or emails. I rush through showers and shopping and other boring day to day activities. But I’m not sorry. I’m just enjoying living in the moment with my little baby girl. She’s coming up on four months old and she’s such fun. I just want… Read More Living in the moment with my baby
(I want to talk about nipple cream. So I’m going to be using the word “nipple” repeatedly here. If that makes you uncomfortable, then… well, I don’t apologise! I’m breastfeeding so I end up saying nipple a lot. I think I’ve stopped feeling self-conscious about the word!) The baby gets both breastmilk and formula. Our… Read More Nipple cream – what works best for us!