Sweet potato and bean bake

I’m not claiming this yummy recipe as my own (it’s straight out of the Cow and Gate Weaning book) but for those of you that don’t have the (free!) weaning book I thought I’d share it with you…

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Quick and Easy White Chocolate and Malteser Cheesecake

Biscuits, white chocolate, maltesers, double cream, cream cheese… What’s not to like?

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Baby without boundaries – our first family holiday abroad

Along with the obligatory sun, sea and sand, pre-baby holidays for me and my hubby were all about adventure, tanning time, a book or two, and of course sampling of the local tipples – but was that all about to change? I knew post-baby travel was bound to be different, but how? Here’s my 5 top tips for travelling abroad with a little one.

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Feeding baby – Is breast always best?


There’s no arguing about the scientific benefits of breastmilk for babies. What I want to know is whether it is always best for mummies and what affect can it have on their mental health? What is it like to deal with the pressures of feeding baby all by yourself? And what are the consequences when it just doesn’t work out?

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GBBO inspired Mummy Win of the Week – yummy banana cake!

My win of the week (something I’ve just managed to do again for the first time since having my baby) was inspired this week by The Great British Bake Off: baking a banana cake!

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All things breastfeeding on Pinterest


See mymummymanual.com Pinterest page for all things breastfeeding.