A day in the life of a BLW toddler…

I thought it might be helpful to start a semi-regular series showing a whole day’s meals for Eli. When you’re sitting there with your five month old baby researching baby led weaning (BLW), getting to the stage of three meals a day can seem SO daunting. I know lots of parents struggle with inspiration, so it can be really helpful…

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When toddlers become picky eaters

When toddlers become picky eaters I’ve always been really proud of Eli’s eating. He took to baby led weaning like a duck to water and never looked back from that first breakfast of melon and banana, trying pretty much everything I put in front of him. A lot of people warned me that after they turn one they can get…

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Bye bye boobing – it’s been a great journey

Breastfeeding was such a massive part of my early “mum life” that I could only dimly imagine the day that a tiny mouth wouldn’t be attached to my nipple. Now Eli is 17 months old and we only recently stopped breastfeeding – about two weeks ago. I can’t speak for other mums but stopping has made look back and think about the…

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