This week I have been trying out the Emma-Jane Next Generation Maternity/Nursing Bra. I suppose I don’t really use a nursing bra in quite the same way as someone who is feeding their baby from the breast, so I can’t comment on ease of feeding in this bra. However, I do still unclip my bra for access to express using a breast pump, and I’m still looking for a reasonably… View Post

Welcome back to my blog series Meet the Parents – Advice for New Mummies and Daddies. This week we’re chatting to Fee from Not Just Another Mum. Tell me a bit about you, your blog and your family. I’m Fee a mid thirties Mum to our 2 kids who are 14 & 8 – jeez how did they get so old? I never wanted kids when I was younger –… View Post

We had our first full NCT reunion since all of the babies had been born on Sunday. It was lovely to see everyone all together again, along with all of the babies. But it didn’t take long before the comparisons started… How long does Alice* sleep for? Do you find William prefers the boob to expressed? Oh you must try (the extortionate) baby massage classes, Archie loves them! How did… View Post

I wouldn’t say that Little M is a particularly good sleeper, but she’s not a particularly bad one either; she’s just a newborn, generally waking every two to three hours for a feed and sometimes going a bit longer (and sometimes at night, if we’re really lucky!). One thing we have found it that she sleeps better when she’s wrapped firmly in a blanket, so when I was asked to… View Post

Welcome back to my blog series Meet the Parents – Advice for New Mummies and Daddies. This week we’re chatting to Becky from Cuddle Fairy. Tell me a bit about you, your blog and your family. My name is Becky. I’m originally from New York & have been living in the west of Ireland for the past ten years. My husband & I have three kiddies aged 9, 6 &… View Post