Baby wearing in the heat

I’m a massive advocate for baby wearing, in fact I’d encourage all parents to consider it before buying a pushchair, if you have only one child or a reasonable gap between them, baby wearing can make your life so much easier, especially if you live in a city like London and use public transport! (Not…

6 months postpartum

Getting to the 6 month mark post-baby feels like such an achievement. Idris is doing really well Allhumdulillah, we’ve started to wean and he’s generally a really fun and happy baby to be around. That’s all about the baby, the rest of this post will be all about me. Heads-up, I’m going to over-share, so…

Life with a newborn – the first 7 nights

I can’t believe I’m already 1 week postpartum! After all the anticipation about “labour day” it’s already been and gone and our lives are now completely transformed. I’m still a little dazed from the whole thing but there’s nothing more amazing than seeing my two babies and that feeling of being completely madly in love….

Breastfeeding While Pregnant 

At 24 weeks pregnant and with a 13 month old I actually don’t feel anywhere near as run down as I thought I would. So far this pregnancy has been much easier than the first and I think much of that has to do with a better diet and, truthfully, baby A, who keeps me…

Milking Me 

Due to a little bit of snow yesterday I decided to go to my dads house rather than my own, as it was just that bit closer on public transport, and I didn’t want to get stuck outside with the baby in bad weather. As I wasn’t prepared for the visit I popped into a…