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Day 6 of the Organix #NoJunk pledge

Today has been one of my favourite days this week so far. Breakfast for day 6 was a huge portion of porridge with a whole banana.I accidentally made to much porridge and wanted the ratio of porridge to banana to still be the same.…

May 5, 2014

Day 5 of the Organix #NoJunk pledge

Our nice, long, bank holiday weekend starts here! With both me and Liam not working weekends, it means we can prepare breakfast together which make s a lovely change. Pancakes and fruit were in order, especially as I missed out on the ricotta pancakes…

May 5, 2014

Day 4 of the Organix #NoJunk pledge

Day 4, so just over half way through our no junk week… Breakfast today was nice and simple. Just peanut butter on toast and half a banana for me and the little guy. No song or dance about it, easy peasy. It’s good to…

May 2, 2014

Day 3 of the Organix #NoJunk pledge

If you aren’t sure what the Organix NoJunk challenge is…  where have you been? It’s day 3 already! (links below for the other days) Todays breakfast was porridge again. I know we’re repeating porridge but its a very good ‘go-to’ breakfast in terms of…

May 2, 2014

Day 2 of the Organix #NoJunk pledge

Ok, So technically, we should be on day 3 but we started a day late. (I’ll put the link to day one at the bottom if you need to catch up…) I learnt something I never knew this morning while preparing our breakfast. Figs…

April 30, 2014

Day 1 of the Organix #NoJunk pledge

Ok, so all of this week, Organix are campaigning to get more people eating healthier food by only using ingredients that we know or can pronounce. You can read about it here.  I’m always on the lookout for healthy and exciting meal ideas for…

April 29, 2014

Weaning – Savoury vegetable rice and pitta bread

Food, what to feed your baby and when to feed them are topics that seem to come up time and time again so I though I would start posting some of the things Dexter, his dad and I eat. I’ll group them all together…

March 20, 2014

Baby Smörgäsbord – Am I doing it right?

Dexter has been eating very well for the last 2/3 months and easily manages most food we give him but I often wonder if he’s getting everything he needs in the right amounts. I know he’s capable of eating finger foods himself rather than…

January 16, 2014

6 months old & almost Christmas

My gorgeous little boy is half a year old and I couldn’t be more proud of him right now. He’s finally started gaining some proper weight. And I mean in the last month and a half his weight has rocketed. I’ll try and get…

December 4, 2013

Weaning first steps

And so it begins… The first step towards independence. Dexter is 4 and a half months old. (Or 19 weeks if you count that way) He’s been breastfed since birth despite pressure to top him up with formula (due to a slow weigh gain)…

October 17, 2013