That pesky ‘mummy brain’ or not?

I was at a new parents session about introducing solids last week. This joy awaits us, and our walls and floors, for a little while yet! Anyway the nurse taking the session asked a mother in the room what she had for dinner last night. This delightful woman sat there silently with an awkward look…

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Best laid plans…

A cliché of a title, but oh so true in this instance. The wee girl’s aunt from across the Tasman was here visiting.  Being a mum herself, almost seconds after arriving said she was happy to baby-sit. Now we have lucked in with a good sleeping baby – thanks to whatever karma – so going out…

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The best advice prior to bub’s arrival

If I can give one piece of advice to a mum/mom/dad to be it is get some meals prepared in advance and in the freezer. I think I read this in more than one place, and was certainly told this as well. It sounded like a sensible idea, without knowing what it was going to…

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