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Approaching Three: Toddler to Preschooler

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff My baby. My little baby. HE’S ABOUT TO TURN THREE. I’m not sure how but it’s really happening and here are some of my thoughts: The birthday is approaching fast and this year it’s different, he is aware and he is quite excited. He has requested a “beautiful butterfly” cake because […]

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When Potty Training Finally Falls Into Place

Share Tweet to @mummykindoff I wrote a few months ago about how much my family was struggling with the lack of progress with potty training in “When Potty Training Doesn’t Go to Plan”. Writing that piece cleared my head and I was completely happy to put my son back into his nappies for however long […]

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When Potty Training Doesn’t Go to Plan

Tweet to @mummykindoff I have two nephews who both potty trained quickly and easily at around the two-year mark so in my head that is how potty training ought to be. I have to confess, in the past I have found myself thinking of parents as lazy for not having their child toilet trained before […]

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Deciding to Use Cloth Nappies

Tweet to @mummykindoff When I first found out I was pregnant cloth nappies weren’t something I had even thought about, in my head they were hard work and prone to leaking. They were plastic pants, complicated folding, safety pins and buckets of poo-ey water.  I was so very wrong.  It’s easy, can be better for […]

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