Abby Update at 17 Weeks

What an exciting day Abby’s just had. Not only did she have her first solids she also got to play in her (nearly) new Jolly Jumper! She had exciting baby rice as part of her dinner – well, it was exciting for her. I took a taste and it was pretty bad. She managed about…

Abby Update at 14 Weeks

Stop the press – Abby can now settle herself to sleep! We’ve been practising for the last few days, having to come in and settle her, and taking up to 45 minutes to get her to sleep without holding her. Today she has managed to sleep each time without having to be comforted. It’s taken…

Stop right there

I am going to stop breastfeeding. It might sound selfish but I need to feel like myself again and not like a milk truck all the time. It’s depressing enough that Abby won’t breastfeed straight from the boob, so to have to spend valuable ‘free’ time expressing into a bottle, on top of the time…