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July 2016

Food, Not So Glorious Food

It never ceases to amaze me how much of my day is taken up thinking about food. Whether it’s the food that’s going in my mouth (Have I had enough calcium?), the food I’m cooking for Number One (Is this the right amount of food an eight year old should eat?) or the amount of…

A Review Of Squidge And Pip

Squidge and Pip have to, without question, be two of the cutest teething toys ever invented. What’s more not only are the toys themselves utterly gorgeous, but they come in totally beautiful packaging, with a delightful little cloth bag to keep them lovely and clean whilst you’re on your travels. These are toys designed with…

Swimming I Decided Is Fun

Today I decided that Number Two has had quite enough of doctors visits and needed to do something fun. Swimming I decided, swimming is fun. So off we went to the public pool. There is I feel, when doing anything with a baby, a kind of safety in numbers so we arranged to meet friends….

Review Of Taylor the SoapSox Turtle

This week we got a new pet, a pet named Taylor; Taylor the Turtle. Now before I start you must understand that Taylor isn’t just any kind of turtle, Taylor is a very special pet indeed. You see, although he loves to swim in the water and help with washing, he also likes to come…

A Review Of SnoozeShade

With all this hot weather, we’ve been more than a little paranoid about Number Two, getting more than his fair share of sun. We had originally bought a standard parasol but if I’m honest it was driving me more than a little crazy. Not only did it never seem to be pointing in the right…

An MRI

This week has been a tricky one, Number Two is struggling with a few things so we had to go down to London for him to see a Neurologist and have a brain MRI. We’re still awaiting the results so in a kind of limbo land of the kind I never really new existed, if…