Bargain · Budget · Maternity Leave · Money · Moneysaving · Parenting · Weaning

The Art of Getting by on SMP #4

4.5  Months! 20 weeks, and 18lb 4oz –  what a champ! He’s having his moments, and there certainly seems to be some separation anxiety that comes and goes, but Albert is making leaps and bounds. This week, he’s shaking a rattle, moving around all over the place, thrusting his hips up when lying down, rolling… Continue reading The Art of Getting by on SMP #4

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MAM Milk Powder Box – Review

The lovely crew at MAM sent me their milk powder dispenser box to check out so I’ve given it a whirl, and can report back that I love it! Here’s why: Previously we were using a Tesco version of the same, which was fine, but nothing special. It was round, transparent, non-coloured plastic so fairly boring to look at but… Continue reading MAM Milk Powder Box – Review

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The Art of Getting By (on SMP) #3

Another busy couple of weeks here. Albert is approaching 17 weeks old –  Where has it gone?! He continues to be smiley and chatty in generally, with some griping and teething pains here and there. 16 week jabs are done and dusted and we now have a clear 36 weeks til his one year ones, thankfully! He… Continue reading The Art of Getting By (on SMP) #3

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The Art of Getting By (on SMP) #1

Albert is now approaching 12 weeks old – how time has flown! So fast I haven’t been able to get it together and keep my blog up to date at all, but I’ve figured out a new little series I want to do – moneysaving tips and tricks that I’m adopting whilst on maternity leave/pay. I… Continue reading The Art of Getting By (on SMP) #1