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#BakeItBetter for Great Ormond Street Hospital

#BakeItBetter for Great Ormond Street Hospital

Over at the Silver Linings Kindness Hub, I’ve been helping Great Ormond Street Hospital promote their latest fundraising campaign, #BakeItBetter, which takes place between 17-23 October. I thought it would be remiss of me not to show my support on my own blog too!

Family Meal Times with HiPP Organic

Family Meal Times with HiPP Organic

This month on the Wean Team has been especially interesting, as we’ve been looking at some research conducted by HiPP Organic about family meal times. The survey asked how many times families eat together and how important they consider it is to eat together as […]

Travel Essentials for Baby’s First Holiday

Travel Essentials for Baby’s First Holiday

We are SUPER excited about our family holiday this summer as it will be baby Jake’s first time abroad, and actually only Joe’s second foreign trip. We’re heading off to Mallorca (or Majorca depending on how you fancy spelling it) at the end of July, […]

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 […]

The Last Firsts

So last week a couple of things happened that made me a little sad. One was that Jake, at 15 weeks old, was now wearing 6-9 month size clothes, causing me to bag up all his smaller bits he would no longer need. The other […]

the alphabet photography project: b is for brothers

With a 12 week old, my initial thought for B was Baby, but some of my favourite photos of Jake are when he is with his big brother. They can be heart-meltingly cute together. Joe is so protective of Jake and their growing bond is […]

I’m The Mum Who….

Lovely fellow blogger Chelle of The Mumington Post recently wrote a post entitled ‘I’m the mum who…’ as part of a chain of bloggers all doing the same, and she nominated me to write one too. The posts are basically a kind of ‘getting to […]