Albie is nearing 8 weeks old! Here’s what I’ve learnt about parenting and babies so far. 1. Just because they do something once, doesn’t mean they’ll do it again. Bedtime may have gone right on Sunday, it doesn’t mean it will on Monday. 2. They will always poop at the least convenient time, like 10… Continue reading Baby Rules
So far feeding Albie has been a bit of an ordeal. He was very lazy in his first 24 hours and barely fed at all, just slept. We stayed in an extra night to help us get established. One of the midwives had a look at him and suggested then that he might have a… Continue reading Feeding Albie, Part 1.
So our little Albert is here. I still can’t quite believe it, how different things are from just over a week ago. On Wednesday 4th May we went for a growth scan where we were told baby was about 6lb 3oz. The midwife sent me for monitoring later that day and I was told I… Continue reading Albie’s Arrival
He’s here. Albie (Albert John) arrived 6 days before his due date on Saturday 7 May at 00.10, after a relatively straightforward and quick labour. He’s perfect 7lb 8 5oz baby. I love him so much I’m welling up just writing this. Will update The Nesting Diaries as we find our new groove. I’m going… Continue reading Albie