Dreaming of a tight Christmas

Christmas gifts on a budget This is a completely different blog post to the more serious stuff I usually post, but I’ve had a lot of messages after posting a couple of cheap things I had found for this Christmas, so thought I’d compile a list of things I have done for this Christmas to […]

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Breastfeeding as a young mum

I always knew that I was going to breastfeed when I was pregnant with Noah. All the babies I knew had been fed this way and I thought I was pretty clued up in terms of how it goes. I was also comfortable with the fact that if he didn’t latch, I would formula feed. […]

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Coping with speech delay

Roman is 20 months. Speech and language referrals are rarely accepted until after a child has turned 2. I am not concerned about my child being ‘behind’ as I am well aware that all develop at their own rate, and I have met children at his age, who are non verbal and have then grown […]

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Old family, new family

What do you do when your family unit disintegrates? I was very lucky that I had a ‘nuclear family’ when growing up. Mum, dad and my little sister. When I was 14, my parents separated. I remember being strangely fine about it, not much would change, and not much did. We saw dad nearly everyday […]

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