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A Weigh In Celebration

As those of you who have been following the blog for a while know, for a long time Number Two struggled to gain weight. For over a year we battled for tiny weight gains, and weigh ins were a source of constant stress. His weight fell from the 50th centile when he was born to…

Seventeen Month Feeding Update

It’s been a while since I sat down and updated you on our feeding journey, so with the bank holiday weekend put behind us I thought I’d fill you in on Number Two’s progress. After a couple of wobbly weeks when I’d started to wonder whether we were going backwards, things have once again turned…

Our Top Tips For Getting Reluctant Toddlers To Eat

As regular readers will know food is not something that goes down well in our house. So getting reluctant toddlers to eat is something we’ve had more than our fair share of. Whilst things have undoubtably improved, given a choice most days Number Two would still choose not to eat. So to get the calories…

Goodbye Feeding Clinic!

Today was a day I wondered if we would ever see. We’ve been regular attenders at the feeding clinic at our local hospital for the last year. We were referred shortly after Number Two was born because he wasn’t gaining weight. He struggled to breasted, and bottle feeding was even more of a disaster. With…