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Top Tips for Toddler Feeding with HiPP Organic

Top Tips for Toddler Feeding with HiPP Organic

Now Jake is officially a toddler (Nooooo! Stop growing up!), his nutritional needs have moved on somewhat from when we first joined the HiPP Wean Team a whole year ago. Our independent little man is now very clear about his likes and dislikes, when he […]

Top Weaning Tips from the HiPP Organic Wean Team

Top Weaning Tips from the HiPP Organic Wean Team

Incredibly, Jake and I have been part of the HiPP Organic Wean Team programme for nearly a year now, and it definitely feels like we’re coming to the end of our weaning journey. Although of course we still have a long way to go when […]

The Motherload Housework Tips for Busy Parents

The Motherload Housework Tips for Busy Parents

I’ve recently started blogging for the fabulous parenting website The Motherload, whose ethos is to be witty, honest, supportive and 100% non-judgemental. My first piece was an emotional account of my pre-eclampsia experience, but I followed it up with this decidedly more humorous post about […]

Meet the #WorkingMumsClub – Lisa of Mummascribbles

Meet the #WorkingMumsClub – Lisa of Mummascribbles

Lovely Lisa blogs at Mummascribbles and works full time as an events manager. I could relate to so much of what she says here, especially when it comes to feeling like you’re rushing around all the time. Finding quality time during the week when we […]

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, […]

A Healthy Start in Life with HiPP Organic

A Healthy Start in Life with HiPP Organic

We’re now, quite unbelievably, approaching Jake’s first birthday in a few weeks’ time, and are about six months into his exciting weaning journey. I think he has done incredibly well with the whole learning-to-eat thing, and he already seems to love his food, now enjoying […]

Meet the #WorkingMumsClub: Sally Simpson of ITV News

Meet the #WorkingMumsClub: Sally Simpson of ITV News

If you live in the area of Yorkshire and Lincolnshire covered by the ITV Calendar news region, you may be familiar with local reporter Sally Simpson, who works all hours reading the headlines during both morning and evening news bulletins. There aren’t many of us […]

Meet the #WorkingMumsClub: Kate Orson

Meet the #WorkingMumsClub: Kate Orson

I’m really pleased to introduce the latest in my ‘Meet the #WorkingMumsClub’ series – lovely Kate Orson. Kate is a Hand in Hand parenting instructor and the author of Tears Heal: How To Listen To Children. She has a very interesting work/life balance to achieve […]