Am I Out of Date Already?

When I was expecting my first child, back in 2008, I spent all my hours researching baby products. (Well, the ones I wasn't eating or obsessing about baby names or drinking Gaviscon by the bottle). I made spreadsheets of buggies' features, compared prices in different shops (and countries) and read reviews about nappies. I could identify … Continue reading Am I Out of Date Already?

Win Three Months' Supply of Water Wipes

I've three months' supply of WaterWipes to give away to one lucky reader. If you haven't used WaterWipes before here's the info: "WaterWipes are the only wipes in the world that are as gentle on your baby’s skin as pure water. Scientifically formulated to be as kind to delicate skin as cotton wool and cooled … Continue reading Win Three Months' Supply of Water Wipes

Win Three Months’ Supply of Water Wipes

I've three months' supply of WaterWipes to give away to one lucky reader. If you haven't used WaterWipes before here's the info: "WaterWipes are the only wipes in the world that are as gentle on your baby’s skin as pure water. Scientifically formulated to be as kind to delicate skin as cotton wool and cooled … Continue reading Win Three Months’ Supply of Water Wipes

55 Things I've asked myself since I had kids 

Where's the manual?Do all babies cry this much?Why didn't anyone tell me?Why don't babies come with teeth pre-installed? Why don't the packs of wipes ever close properly? Where did all the money go? What day is it? Where's my bag?Whose idea was this anyway? Why hasn't anyone invented nappies that stop back poos? How will I leave him to go back … Continue reading 55 Things I've asked myself since I had kids 

55 Things I’ve asked myself since I had kids 

Where's the manual?Do all babies cry this much?Why didn't anyone tell me?Why don't babies come with teeth pre-installed? Why don't the packs of wipes ever close properly? Where did all the money go? What day is it? Where's my bag?Whose idea was this anyway? Why hasn't anyone invented nappies that stop back poos? How will I leave him to go back … Continue reading 55 Things I’ve asked myself since I had kids 

Review: La Millou Stroller Liner from Fluffy Fields

I recently got the chance to test a product from Fluffy Fields, an Irish company which is distributing the beautiful La Millou Polish brand baby products. Given the state of our six year old buggy I had already been looking for a nice stroller liner to freshen it up for days that were too warm … Continue reading Review: La Millou Stroller Liner from Fluffy Fields

My Favourite (baby) Age of All

Our small girl has just turned nine months old, three whole quarters of a year. At nine months, she's now lived in the real world for as long as I carried her. We can't remember a time before she arrived, before the pink descended and colonised, before the talks of "my sister" and the goodnight … Continue reading My Favourite (baby) Age of All