I love seeing other mummy bloggers share their family meal plans for the week, I look for inspiration & ideas. I find it so interesting to see what kind of dishes you can knock up in under 30 minutes & I look for meals that Alyssia can eat being dairyfree. We have done babyled weaning since Alyssia was 6 months old – all of our meals (pretty much) are cooked so that Alyssia can eat them too. This week’s meal…

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Last night was literal teething hell with Alyssia waking up screaming literally every 5 minutes – after having calpol, water, teething granules & milk.. she was still screaming & I didn’t know what else to do so we Co-slept for the first time in forever. Waking up this morning was strange, somehow my kingsize bed had been taken over by a little person and her dad – and there i was squashed up in the middle of them both. Even…

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I know I keep saying it – but I really cannot believe that my babygirl is a whole year old already. I must admit I was definitely one of those nieve people who thought it was “just a saying” but time really does fly and they really do grow up so fast. Along with many mums on their child’s first birthday, I cried.. but I don’t think it really hit me until 3 days after her birthday. I found myself…

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So I thought I would write a post about Alyssia’s ‘firsts’ now that she is very nearly a whole 1 years old. Looking back on her photos has made me an emotional wreck but I am so so proud of the little lady she has become. She is full of cheeky smiles & has such a bubbly personality already. So let’s get started.. Smiling & laughing – Alyssia started smiling at just a few days old. Most people will say that…

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So this time last year I was 40 weeks pregnant, ready to pop.. today was my due date. Little did I know that after weeks of contractions, my baby girl was going to keep me waiting another whole week!!  (This was her first ever outfit which has now actually been made into a memory blanket) 1 week today until Alyssia’s 1st birthday and I am trying my hardest to get my head around it. Where has the year gone? I am…

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