Lewisham hospital gets the thumbs down

Lewisham Hospital NHS Trust was rated as England’s third worst trust for patient safety measures in a report out yesterday. I’m definitely glad I didn’t know this before I went in for my Caesarean, or I might have been more nervous! I spent eight nights in Lewisham Hospital and my overall experience wasn’t great. There were . . . → Read More: Lewisham hospital gets the thumbs down

No tears before bed

Mr A gets the ‘best baby of the day’ medal today for his exemplary behaviour at bathtime. I can officially announce that he has achieved his first tear-free bath ever! We’ve come close a number of times in the last few days, when he didn’t cry until Young Daddy dressed him but today he didn’t shed . . . → Read More: No tears before bed

West End babies

E and A made their first trip up to the West End today to do some Christmas shopping. Young Daddy carried Mr A in the baby bjorn, and I wheeled E in the single buggy, so that we didn’t have to try to get the double pushchair round the shops! They were perfectly behaved throughout, and . . . → Read More: West End babies

Happy 12 week birthday E & A!

Can’t believe how quickly 12 weeks have flown past, and how much E and A have changed. They’ve been little angels today – bless . . . → Read More: Happy 12 week birthday E & A!

A grown-up playmat

I’ve been looking for a large activity mat for E and A, as in the last couple of days A has seemed to really enjoy lying on his back and having a good kick around. I popped him on a pillow on the floor of the kitchen yesterday evening and it stopped his witching hour (post . . . → Read More: A grown-up playmat