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    It’s as if someone has flipped the ‘activate’ switch on Eliza; she is now in a state of perpetual motion. Whereas before she would roll…

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    Oh, the world of parenting worry. So we somehow have a seven-month old baby; when did that happen? And so far each of those seven…

    On weaning, feeding, and teaching my daughter to love food

    Thinking back to my childhood, my brothers and I were notoriously picky eaters. One of us would only eat mashed potato with salad cream, one…

    On having one of those weeks

    It’s fair to say that both myself and the mini-me and are having one of those weeks. One of us is right under the thundercloud…