Monthly Archives: September 2013

Day 135: Pensive Trees!

O.K. It’s been a very busy weekend and it’s even spilled out into Monday. Saturday morning daddy had his hair cut, then grandparents, then a wine tasting in the evening. Sunday was swimming in the morning and then back to … Continue reading

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Day 133: I want to eat my baby!

‘She’s so cute I want to eat her!’ ‘Look at those toes!’… toes go into my mouth and I start to mimic eating them. ‘GIVE ME THOSE CHEEKS!’ ‘I’m gonna hug the life out of her!’ Sound familiar? Why do … Continue reading

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Day 132: Update

Happy 19 week Birthday Lo-Lo. Main achievements this week: Today you held your Sophie Giraffe with both hands and popped her into your mouth to chew on after I showed you what it was for. Better hand mouth co-ordination. You … Continue reading

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Day 131: 4 month sleep regression

I keep hearing about it. At 4 months 10 days we’ve had no signs… yet (apart from outgrowing her baby-grows) I’m hoping she doesn’t ‘catch it’. (I appropriately hear my baby crying from her cot) WHAT IS IT: Your baby … Continue reading

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Day 130: Teething I – want to know why they cry? It’s called TOOTH ERUPTION for starters

The image I’m going to post you may find distressing so DON’T LOOK ON IF YOU DON’T WANT TO. You have been warned. Ever wandered why babies cry, dribble, refuse to sleep etc when they start teething? Well there’s a … Continue reading

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Day 129: Gina Ford ‘The Contented Little Baby Book’ review

Ha ha… for all of you who asked, sorry I should have mentioned. The result with the pram facing the other way was great. She didn’t mind facing away from me at all and after about 20 mins fell asleep. … Continue reading

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Day 128: The turning of the pram

It’s been tough the last few weeks. Lo-Lo’s been in her lie flat pram, facing me since birth but recently… well, let’s just say she’s not really fitting anymore. She’s always been long but her head has been touching the … Continue reading

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Day 127: It’s them dolphins!

I’m gonna suggest something crazy: When you laugh you make your baby happy. Did you know that breast milk contains endorphins which are pain suppressers? For example if they get a vaccination not only does this soothe the hurt but … Continue reading

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Day 126: Tummy-tastic

We’ve all heard of tummy time. We know it’s helpful for them to strengthen their back and neck through this exercise and I’m happy to see Lo-Lo getting better and better at it. She generally grew into herself I think … Continue reading

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Day 125: 18 week update

Today we hit week 18. Lo-Lo is starting to go to bed earlier and earlier. Mainly aided by the 1 hour time change when we went to France I think. It gave us the confidence to put her down earlier. … Continue reading

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