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Reviews & Collaborations 2013-2018

The moment we tried…. with the HiPP Organic Wean Team

The moment we tried…. with the HiPP Organic Wean Team

I’m pleased to report that Jake is coming on in leaps and bounds with his weaning! At 8 months old, he’s now enjoying a wide variety of foods and is proving to be a lot more adventurous and tolerant than his big brother was at […]

#MilkMoments with the HiPP Organic Wean Team

#MilkMoments with the HiPP Organic Wean Team

We’re about 6 weeks into Jake’s weaning journey now and without wishing to jinx it, things are going pretty well! I think that we’ve had a much more relaxed approach to weaning this time around compared to with Joe and that has meant Jake has […]

Exploring Newcastle with Stokke On The Go

Exploring Newcastle with Stokke On The Go

Back in October, Jake and I took to the streets of Newcastle (and a bit of Gateshead) with our new Stokke Trailz as part of the fab Stokke On The Go project with Made For Mums, showing off their iconic pushchairs in iconic UK locations. […]

Jake’s on the HiPP Organic Wean Team!

Jake’s on the HiPP Organic Wean Team!

Before Christmas Jake and I took our first trip on a big train together to travel down to Birmingham for the day to attend the HiPP Organic Wean Team launch brunch. We were very excited (or at least I was!) to be joining the Wean […]

Review: Postnatal Pilates with Dr Joanna Helcke

Review: Postnatal Pilates with Dr Joanna Helcke

Unbelievably, Jake is already approaching his half birthday, which also means I’m coming to the end of the six month postnatal Pilates programme from Dr Joanna Helcke. I had the opportunity to start the accompanying pregnancy side of the programme while I was expecting, but […]

Baby’s Big Day Out featuring George at Asda

Baby’s Big Day Out featuring George at Asda

We have had some simply shocking weather over the Christmas holidays – it has been wet, windy and just not very pleasant to be outside. So when we had an unexpectedly sunny day between Christmas and New Year, we seized the opportunity for Joe to […]

Review: Hornby Santa’s Express

Review: Hornby Santa’s Express

Train sets and five year olds go hand in hand, so when we were offered the Hornby Santa’s Express set to have a go with, I knew Joe would love it. To me, Hornby make ‘proper’ train sets – think of a huge table up […]

Review: Babybundle Snuggletoes

Review: Babybundle Snuggletoes

The North East weather has certainly taken a turn for the worse now we’re officially into Winter. No danger of snow just yet but we have had some horrendous wet and windy conditions – not pleasant for Mummy pushing the stroller but lovely for Jake […]