In this series we look at the coughs, colds, rashes, viruses, infections and other gross stuff that your kid will probably catch. We’ve Google Imaged it so you don’t have to.
Every second mummy blogger claims to have written the “ultimate hospital bag checklist to rule them all”. I’ve decided to work backwards, and tell you all the stuff you DON’T need. Take these items out of your bag immediately, and pop in a nice tube of hand mosturiser instead.
Clean floors. Toned arms. Never having to leave the house (until the moment you actually want to).
You had one. You’ve got one. Or you are one.
In the car. At the supermarket. The doctor’s waiting room. Nowhere is safe.
Where did I leave my Ugg boots? Do I have time for a quick wee?
There’s lots of advice out there about how to sleep settle your baby. But not much about the sorts of reactions you can expect (screaming, feelings of helplessness etc). Here’s what happened in our house.