Letter to my three month old

Dear Georgia, This is my first letter to you, which I hope to write every three months to tell you what you were like as a growing baby as I’m …

Success at Tummy Time

After weeks of willing Georgia on at Tummy time we have finally cracked it with a full head off of the floor. There was no middle ground in this development, …

Week 12 has been hard

The last week or so has been a bit of a roller-coaster for Georgia. She went through a phase of waking up intermittently¬†to sleeping through again and then back again …

"Aww, Isn't he cute, why yes she is"

Stop calling my girl a boy

“Aww, isn’t he cute”, said the hundredth stranger.
“Why yes, yes SHE is” I said.

It’s a problem which isn’t a new one, but one that we’re increasingly facing and it’s really starting to make my eye twitch with rage everytime someone says it. Strangers are increasingly commenting on how cute my little ‘boy’ is. In the street, in shops and on walks. Everybody seems to think that my little girl is a boy.

Waking for dummy

The last few nights have seen our sleep disrupted again. So far, Georgia has got herself in a good habit of sleeping through from 8pm to about 5-6am without a …

Moving on to 3-6 month

Yesterday, when out shopping, I decided to start buying some 3-6 month sleepsuits for Georgia for when she’s ready to move on (she’s now 11.5 weeks old and about 11lbs8). …

New skills

So, the last few days have been quite eventful with a lot of firsts for Georgia… Grab a duck On Thursday night, Georgia reached out for the first time to …

Knitted by Nanna

I’d like to celebrate mum’s marvelous knitting. As it’s my birthday today this is a special celebration of my mum, having given birth to me a whole 20 *cough* 8 …

#Baby Ninja 3 – Smile for Mummy

As well as becoming a baby ninja from feeding a bottle one handed and catching poo with ninja like reflexes, I’m also becoming skilled at making Georgia smile. I’m spending …

To sleep or not to sleep

Sleep was something I was dreading about being a new mum. Particularly the lack thereof as I’m a self-confessed sleeper. Some people function best in the early morning while others …