You may have read about our review on the Kick ‘n’ Play Piano Gym, which we absolutely love by the way. It’s used loads by baby dottie. Well we have also been sent the Kick ‘n’ Play Musical Bouncer to try out as well. They make a lovely pair of activity centres for babies.
“Little ones will love creating light up musical fun with the new Kick ‘n Play Musical Bouncer”
There are lots of different baby milestone cards on sale, and I did think about getting some for baby dottie. Somehow time got away from me and I never got around to buying any. Thankfully Monday Moon got in touch asking if I’d like to have a look at their baby milestone cards. With baby dottie being 4 months old this week it’s the ideal time to try them out.
One of my very favourite books as a young child was The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. It’s fun, bright, colourful and a classic story that time will never forget.
Did you know that a copy is sold every 15 seconds? Over 44 million copies have been sold worldwide.
When we were asked to share our thoughts on The Very Hungry Caterpillar babywear range on sale at Sainsbury’s it was something I couldn’t turn down. I want to share this much celebrated book with my daughters and this gorgeous range of clothes and items.
Here we are at baby dottie’s 1 month update. It’s hard to believe she’s been with us over a month now, yes I’m a little late with this update! It feels like she’s always been with us.
Baby dottie only lost 5% of her birth weight in those first few days. Unlike baby girl who lost over 10%. I put this down to myself being more experienced with breastfeeding this time around plus my milk came in quicker. We never got her red book until she was nearly 2 weeks old, bloody health visitors!
When the health visitor came around to do her checks she was such a busy body. Baby girl got on her nerves a bit as she wouldn’t stay quiet while she did baby dottie’s hearing test! What do you expect from a 2 year old? View Post
Correct footwear is extremely important for first walkers. They must be comfortable and supportive to help those precious steps. When Dotty Fish got in contact asking if we wanted to try out their soft leather baby and toddler shoes, I thought it would be great to see what they are like.
We received a gorgeous yellow daisy pair in size 3-4 years for baby girl and a newborn pair in Twinkle Twinkle Mink size 0-6 months for baby dottie when she arrives in a few days.
The soft-soled shoes are expertly crafted, they have a gorgeous feel to them. I love the idea that they just slip on and off they go! There is plenty of room for growth and they look so comfy.
This past week I’ve been busy packing my hospital bag. You can catch up here with what I packed first time
Second time around I’ve learnt a few things. Don’t just pack sleepsuits for 0-3 months otherwise your baby will look like she’s wearing a sack! In fact last time I didn’t even buy new baby clothes they were all 0-3 months. She did grow into them though. I’ve invested in sleepsuits from Next which have the turn over cuffs for baby hands. Much better than having separate little scratch mitts which I kept losing.