Baby Led Weaning: Our Experience

At our 4 month visit to the Maternal and Child Health Nurse, she asked if we/E was ready for solids.  I shook my head, he had payed no interested to food or us eating, and I was in absolutely no rush to start with solids. But one morning, he was 4 and a half monthsContinue reading “Baby Led Weaning: Our Experience”

Choc Chip and Sultana Lactation Cookies

When it rains, it pours, right?  Over the last 8 months, the world (my world) has been inundated with beautiful new lives.  I think I know of at least one baby a month to have been born over the last 8 months, some months there have been two or three. After my struggles with breastContinue reading “Choc Chip and Sultana Lactation Cookies”

Spaghetti and Meatballs

I must confess, I’d never eaten spaghetti and meatballs.  Never. And now I know what all the fuss is about, I realise what I’ve been missing out on for all these years and I’m so glad we made a whole heap. J made these, from his ‘secret’ recipe.  Secret, in that, he just added aContinue reading “Spaghetti and Meatballs”

Pregnancy in The Life of Clare

The last 35 weeks have passed in somewhat of a blur.  Since getting home from Nepal and finding out that I was pregnant, then between morning sickness, work, blogging, home and keeping up appearances, life has been busy. Add to that, getting ready for a baby, learning about pregnancy and the actual arrival of a babyContinue reading “Pregnancy in The Life of Clare”