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    Hello 2020

    How is it 2020 already?! Last January, I wrote a list of things I wanted to accomplish in 2019. I’ve just looked back over them and, perhaps not unsurprisingly, I’ve not managed to get through all of them! My goals for 2020 are simple – to have baby number two and get used to life as a family of three. Of course there are always jobs to do around the house and garden, trips to take, family to visit, but this year my focus is just going to be on Dylan, the new baby and Mik. We’re already halfway through this pregnancy and it’s starting to feel very real. We’ve…

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    Plans for 2019

    I’m not usually one for New Year’s resolutions but I do have a few plans for 2019. I thought it would be a good idea to write them down so I don’t forget anything – baby brain is real! Start Dylan on solids  I’m very excited to see what foods Dylan enjoys (if a little sad that he’s growing up so quickly!). Mik and I both love our food so hopefully Dylan will be the same. I’m planning to do baby led weaning, with some purees added in as well. I’m hoping to have time to cook the majority of his food myself, which should be ok as he’ll have…