Childproofing for Parents with Disabilities

Though there are plenty of resources available, there is no guidebook…
December 13, 2017/by admin_leylaf

Christmas Gift Guide for Girls and Boys

I think we are at a very good stage with our children when…
November 20, 2015/by admin_leylaf

Milk and the Myth – Do you Dare Give up your Dairy?

The more I read about cows milk, the more I question the nutritional…
November 5, 2015/by admin_leylaf

The Ferber Method Sleep Training Technique Explained

Helping babies sleep through the night is a major priority for…
October 27, 2015/by admin_leylaf

Body After Baby – What can I Expect?

The birth of a baby is such a a joyous occasion and one that…
September 22, 2015/by admin_leylaf

Bathing Babies

I've been meaning to write this post for quite a while as bathing…
August 6, 2015/by admin_leylaf

The kids favourite apps

It's almost like a tornado has just blown into the house when…
May 21, 2015/by admin_leylaf


I’ve mentioned in previous posts how important I feel it is…
May 14, 2015/by admin_leylaf

Game changers

I'm a complete consumer, much to my husband's eye rolling dismay. But…
May 6, 2015/by admin_leylaf

Reflux – an update 

Whenever we are lead into a false sense of security by the children…
April 22, 2015/by admin_leylaf

Weaning a baby with reflux

Weaning is such a complex issue for parents with children who…
April 16, 2015/by admin_leylaf

Banishing the blues

I remember sitting in traffic when the babies were first born…
April 1, 2015/by admin_leylaf
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Bringing home babies – the first 2 weeks

Bringing home babies – the first 2 weeks

It’s such a blessing to create a life, particularly to create 2 at the same time. To feel 4 legs kicking you, 4 elbows wriggling

Twins, a definitive list of the things you might need!

Twins, a definitive list of the things you might need!

Bringing two babies home from hospital was such a challenging experience for me and although already having one baby at home to care for added

January detox – the first days are the worst days!

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A sweet Saturday

A sweet Saturday

Yesterday, the sun shone high in the sky which we would have been super happy about in the middle of summer back in the UK, but

Why Melbourne?

Why Melbourne?

Although I am really excited to be planning a new stage in our lives, this week has been a difficult one for me. The twins

You can have it all, just not all at once

You can have it all, just not all at once

You know how it feels on Christmas morning, when the excitement on the kids faces spills out into exaggerated “ooohhhhs” and “aaahhhhs” that make you

We are on our way

We are on our way

The sun has come back to us here in Manchester, after what feels like a loooooong and coooooold winter of grey skies, purple lips and


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