It’s been months since I wrote my last post for First Time Dad. Why? Well, when I started blogging I had delusions that I’d have loads of spare time on my hands to write interesting and exciting articles. Little did I know that I’d be constantly exhausted. Parenting is hard work, well, it is when your daughter is constantly on the go. She never stops and we have had no help from anyone when it comes to the baby. … More First Time Dad: 10 Month Update
I may have had better sleep, but I messed up the dream feed and struggled to settle the baby back to sleep. When I finally did get my head on the pillow and tagged Rambo in to look after Rambini, all I could smell was vomit and poo. I have some reminisce of where and when the excrement may be, but I was really too tired to care. … More The Reality Of Being First Time Dad
LapBaby allows you to sit in comfort with your baby, remaining with both hands free, while you carryout everyday seated activities such as eating and working on your laptop.
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Just after birth I remember thinking how amazing my wife was. I’ve always loved her, but the love I had for her in those few minutes after our daughter was born is hard to explain. I was so proud of her for doing so well and staying so strong throughout the pregnancy and for making such a perfect baby. If you read this Rambo, you’re an amazing person and I want you to know that I was proud of you then and am still proud of you now…you’re an amazing mother and wife.. … More The First Hour After Birth
Whoever decided to chop a pregnancy into thirds was slightly short sighted in my opinion. Granted I understand the obvious logic around the three trimesters, but by association I guess it’s easy to fall into the trap of assuming a lot of the problems, difficulties and issues related to being pregnant will magically disappear as soon as the baby arrived. … More Have You Heard About The 4th Trimester?
If I was to compare pregnancy to climbing a mountain with my wife Rambo, there were times we walked hand in hand uphill, and other times where I was clearly walking downhill on another mountain, on a separate continent. … More Dads: 10 Things NOT To Say During Labour
Would Rambo’s waters break in the supermarket and we’d get our mountain of shopping for free? Would the car break down on a country lane on the way to hospital and we’d have to be airlifted to the hospital? Would my battery die as Rambo was telling me she was in labour and she needed collected from a location I hadn’t heard before the line went dead? … More My Wife Went Into Labour and I Had A Suspected Heart Attack via BabyCentre
I’m not a fan of big chains or mass manufactured products. I’m more fan of the local independent retailer. Here’s the ‘Top 5’ sites I found online for baby clothes, most of which are handmade and unique. … More Baby Boutiques You Should Know About
Having a strong pelvic floor muscles is important and a reminder about what birth will do to a woman’s body can only be a bonus. A book about this is something Rambo will love right? … More 10 Gifts NOT To Buy A Pregnant Woman
Could I pick a baby changing bag that we would both be happy with? It’s just like buying a gym bag, right? … More 10 Baby Changing Bags For Dads