I suffer from milestone envy

(This post first appeared on www.meetothermums.com)

I’m not a ‘Competitive Mummy’ (I don’t think so anyway!) but I do suffer from milestone envy. This is the constant worry that my baby is somehow falling behind in his milestones as I watch other babies conquer them one after the other. I tell people that he’ll do it when he’s ready, but who am I really trying to convince?

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Baby, Mummy and the Blog – nine month update

Another monthly round up is ready. Late again… but better late than never! Thanks June, you’ve been great.

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Glamping in Lincolnshire

In our house, we’re definitely not happy campers. My hubby hates sleeping on the floor and I hate wandering around a field multiple times during the night for a wee (damn pelvic floor!)

However, we then got thinking about how to have a ‘new’ holiday experience, a UK weekend getaway and questioned whether glamping could be an acceptable half way house? Here’s what we thought…

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Baby, Mummy and The Blog – eight month update

Firstly, an apology – I’m so late to get this up and on the blog! Over a week into June I’ve only just managed to write my ‘Baby, Mummy and The Blog – eight month update’ (basically, what’s been happening in May). Where has the bloody time gone?

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Guest Post -What you really need in your hospital bag!

I’m delighted to be able to share with you my first ever collaboration and guest post by the lovely Lucy at miss_mummy_life   (blog link here). She’s done a fabulous post giving out much needed advice for mums-to-be about What you really need in your hospital bag!

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Give your support to the ‘Every mum movement’

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With May the 8th to the 14th being Mental Health Awareness Week – I wanted to use this opportunity to highlight the inspirational work being done, not just over this week but every week, to support mums suffering with maternal mental health illness.

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Book review: Tainted Love (Kimberley Chambers)

Eeeek… My first go at doing a book review and I’ve chosen: Tainted Love by Kimberley Chambers, here goes…

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Help! My baby has allergies (I think?)

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The first I knew about my baby having allergies was when this happened… 

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Baby, Mummy and The Blog – Seven month update

Time for another monthly round up… and it’s been a month of great highs and massive lows.

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Chicken Pox: The Survival Kit

I’m writing this on day five of our chicken pox ordeal (and I mean ORDEAL!) We’re just beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel thanks to some bear essentials- cue The Survival Kit.

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