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Baby Led Weaning: An Update At 7 Months

August 15, 2012 // Birth & Breastfeeding // No Comments

My baby did not get her first taste of solids until just recently when she was closer to 7 months old (I’m not including the lollipop that I caught Ben letting her lick or the popsicle that he offered her […]

No More Mush! My Introduction To Baby Led Feeding

Last month I attended a healthy baby event at my local baby boutique, Saf & Benjamin, and listened to a talk by Brittney Kirton, of Life Stages Feeding, on the interesting topic of baby led feeding. What intrigued me right […]

Thinking About Being Green and Keeping Clean

April 27, 2012 // Uncategorized // No Comments

It wasn’t until I was growing a baby that I even started to think about the cleaning products I bought. I was buying the usual top brands; heavy on the ‘clean’ scent and often warnings to wear gloves. I didn’t […]

Be Careful! Stranger Danger And Halloween

October 28, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

The other day a person I respect gave me some advice regarding my toddler and Halloween. I wasn’t necessarily seeking out any tips or advice about this topic but nonetheless I was the received her opinion on the topic anyways. […]

Practical or Total Luxury? The Taga Bicycle

June 4, 2010 // Uncategorized // One Comment

The other day I found out about…. a stroller that is also a bicycle. Well, actually it is called a Taga and the claim is that it is a, “child carrier bike and luxury baby stroller in one“. I was […]

Disney Princesses; Sex Objects or Role Models?

October 28, 2009 // Parenting // No Comments

I happen to have a niece who is in love with Disney princesses and everything about them. She loves them so much that come Halloween I am pretty sure the little miss will be hoping to dress up just like […]

Leashing Up Your Children; The Argument FOR Child Harnesses

October 14, 2009 // Parenting // No Comments

When my sisters and I were growing up and causing our mum to pull out her hair, we used to have a white leather child’s harness that was put on us. I think we just had the one among the […]

There Goes The Foreskin

September 3, 2009 // Parenting // No Comments

I believe in circumcision the same way that I believe in foot binding for girls in China. I think infant male circumcision is an archaic procedure that needs to be given up. When I gave birth to a baby with […]