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Stabilo EASYoriginal Pen and EASYergo Pencil Review

P1 has been receiving Early Literacy Support at school. I was a bit sceptical about it all at first, I wasn’t sure that it would help and to be honest I hadn’t noticed a problem with her writing or literacy. I thought she was doing well. I couldn’t turn down the opportunity to try out a special pen and pencil …

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Tara Binns Eagle-Eyed Pilot Book Review

If you are a regular reader you will know that I’m partial to reading proper real books. I’m yet to buy a kindle or use an app on my phone to read. The girls love to read, whether it’s by being read to or even P1 reading herself and of course flicking through the pictures. They love it. We were …

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To My Princess 3 – 5 Months

To my Princess 3, You’ve been in our lives for 5 months already yet it feels so much longer. I keep getting quite emotional about the way time is passing us by in a flash. At 5 months you weigh 12lbs 3oz. Everyone has started to see the change in your weight. You’re much more chunky and feeling filled out. …

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“At first I thought it may be because she’s struggling”

There’s so much going on in P1s life and I find it difficult to stay on board with it all. The other two take up so much of my time that I guilty sort of forget. I forget that she’s not an average little girl. This year has already seen some changes for P1 at school. They’ve started swimming lessons …

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I’m a Slumber-Roo Brand Ambassador

In my little blogging world, the new year hasn’t started off to shabby. For the duration of 2015, I will be a Brand Ambassador for Slumber-Roo! This is such an exciting new step for me and for my blog. I’m relatively new to baby wearing. P1 wasn’t. P2 was carried every now and then but P3 does spend a lot …

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To My Princess 2 – 1 Year 11 Months

To my Princess 2, We had a magical Christmas. It was the first one you understood and were able to enjoy. You was so well behaved on P1s birthday and didn’t get upset about her opening presents when you couldn’t then on Christmas Day you opened and appreciated each present. It was lovely to watch. I can’t believe you’ll be …

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“P2s tantrums are beyond bearable”

The girls have swapped roles. P1 and P2 that is. I’ve wrote many posts about how naughty P1 is and how I don’t know what to do, and generally P2 has always been happy and well behaved. This past week or so we’ve seen some huge, horrible changes in P2. P2s tantrums are beyond bearable. She does the throwing on …

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To My Princess 3 – 3 Months

To my Princess 3, It’s crazy that three months have now passed since you entered the world so dramatically. It’s hard to imagine my life without you. I’ve seen a real change in you the past month. You are exactly like a real baby now. So alert and awake! You are completely obsessed with your hands and fingers. Sometimes you …

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To My Princess 1 – 6 Years

To my Princess 1, I can’t believe where all these years are disappearing to. I have to admit it does feel like such a long time ago that you were that tiny premature baby fighting for life. You keep asking me if by being six it’ll mean you’ll be big as in tall. I have to keep reminding you that …

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Papoozle Baby Carrier Review

I’m small. I go on about it over and over again. It has its advantages and it has disadvantages. One of the disadvantages is that I struggle to baby wear. To date, I have owned and tried three baby carriers, two of these worked nicely for P2 but the same ones just aren’t working with P3. Our fourth baby carrier …

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To My Princess 2 – 1 Year 10 Months

To my Princess 2, For a while now we’ve been saying “she’s nearly two” or “aged 2-3” or “terrible twos come early”. Writing your age again has hit me just how grown up you really are for it. You’re only a year! Not two. You are cheeky. Each day you do the most hilarious things like faces, actions and words. …

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To My Princess 3 – 2 Months

To my Princess 3, It’s just zooming past. I think that your rough start may have slowed down some of your development things but you’re finally getting there. You’ve been smiling for about a week now and it’s so cute. It’s a very odd smile, one side goes up and then the other side but the happiness and joy in …

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“It was traumatic for all involved”

It is just totally upsetting to watch toe exclusively breastfed 8 week old daughter scream, squirm and be so unsettled from her night feeds. This is what happened last night. P3 normally wakes in the evenings from 6ish to 10ish. She’ll usually take a quick 5 minutes or so, we’ll head upstairs where she gets changed and swaddled, she then …

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6 Week Check Up and Body Image Problems

We had our six week check up today. I was asked whether my bleeding had stopped, which it has about two days ago, apparently it takes longer for a breastfeeding mother to finish the post-partum bleeding which I found quite interesting to know. I was asked how the feeding was going and how my breasts are, well I think my …

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