Are you breastfeeding a newborn and pinned to the sofa for literally hours every day, holding a tiny head in one hand and in need of something to do with the other? Perhaps you like your little one to nap cuddled up … Continue reading
We’re not going to knock reading here at Baby Plus Two. We’re big fans of reading; in fact, in our former lives when we were pretending to be academics in the literary fields of Europe and Asia, we used to … Continue reading
Gosh, what a ride the last fourteen (count ’em!) months have been. A joyous, mostly-upward, sometimes stressful, occasionally terrifying ride. Perhaps inspired by my return to the hard-nosed world of work we’ve had a few cheerfully practical posts recently, so today I’m going … Continue reading
So, we’re all doing baby signing, right? Good. And we all realise that baby signing is totally awesome, right? Also good. Because if you don’t fall into the above category of signing evangelists, the chances are it’s because you’ve met … Continue reading
In which our major themes are Scarlett eating socks; Scarlett being more adept at using technology than we are; and Scarlett dipping a variety of things into Mummy’s coffee.
Part of an occasional series in which our author looks back over the past weeks and months and wonders just where in the name of god the past weeks and months have gone.
A few weeks ago I wrote about the challenging fun of starting Scarlett on solid foods, and concluded that within a month or so we would be masters of eating and cooking, respectively. The good news is we are; there … Continue reading
Preparing for a new arrival (or shopping for an existing baby) is a simple enough matter, right? You just head to Mothercare, Google “baby stuff” on your favourite online store, or trot up and down the Baby aisle of your local … Continue reading