Hi Everyone and a big welcome to my blog 🙂 This is something I have been contemplating for some time and probably should have started sooner, but due to the challenges faced with my Little Bear... I haven't been able to. This is a blog designed to help, Mum's, Dad's, babies, kids, families and, well, everyone really! It's based on my experiences as a Mum to a multi-allergy baby suffering with reflux and gastro-related problems.
When little bear was 4 months old we braved Glastonbury. Were we mad? Most probably! Anyway, having been a few times before we knew the set up so felt comfortable with it. We'd also paid for a pre-erected tent (much more civilised than our normal camping area there) in order to make it easy. We... Continue Reading →
This recipe was created by my Big Bear for a quick, tasty tea. It is also has the added bonus of being dairy, egg, wheat, gluten, soya and nut free. Ingredients (serves 4) 2 tins of chopped tomatoes 250g of brown rice pasta 2 cloves of garlic finely chopped 1 chopped onion 1 sliced pepper... Continue Reading →
Nice video that might be of help to new parents or those with an unsettled little one xx https://youtu.be/i_lPqEvI5G0
Well, where do I start!! I am a Mum to two children. My daughter (Big Bear) who is now 12 years old and my son (Little Bear) who is 13 months. When we had our daughter things just happened.. By this I mean she fed, she slept, and she was all in all a happy... Continue Reading →
We are now at the point of weaning our 13 month old like a 6 month old….. Let’s hope we have finally cracked it. I will update you with how this goes
Around this time I remember someone saying to me ‘they wouldn’t stand for it, if it were mine they’d be in bed and sleeping where they should be’ I was surprised, I had no choice in this behaviour, I didn’t know whether to laugh or cry. At this point I was literally up day and... Continue Reading →
To begin with the omeprazole helped and by the time he was 4 months old he had levelled out a bit. We even managed a few days away. Which was a bit more successful than our first attempt where we came back early due to his screaming and his behaviour. We had short periods of... Continue Reading →
If you're interested in breast feeding you may like to read this article in the Guardian. There is also a form at the end to discuss your own experiences. Feel free to add your own experiences here whether you breast or bottle feed.
Arrival of Baby Bear When Little Bear arrived, chaos descended before I had even left hospital - I think he arrived as he meant to continue! The first feeling I had of 'something wasn't quite right' became quickly apparent. Following the birth I needed a blood transfusion, at this point my Little Bear had been... Continue Reading →