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Exploring Emotions, Numbers and Motor Skills With Fisher-Price Monsters

Exploring Emotions, Numbers and Motor Skills With Fisher-Price Monsters

Toby and Martha are only 21 months apart, so although they are at very different developmental stages there are some things that they are both figuring out. I’m a huge believer in learning through play and especially when it’s a case of the children playing together to develop their social skills alongside educational benefits. We were recently sent the brand new Fisher-Price Monsters range of toys and our little monsters have been using them to explore, learn and play.

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Baby and Toddler Fashion at Apples & Pips // Exclusive Discount Code

As a self-confessed walking fashion disaster, clothes have never been the centre of my universe aside from the need to be wearing them when out in public. The notion of parenthood (amongst the other crazy amount of fears) presented the issue of how the heck to dress our little ones so that they looked just the right level of cute without making passers-by want to puke. I also didn’t want them look like miniature teenagers, I want to embrace their baby and toddlerhood! Now, as the proud owner of a baby and toddler shop, I sell some absolutely gorgeous clothing for the mini humans in mine and your life, so I simply have to share them with you.

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The Weaning Chronicles: 6-10 Months // Tripp Trapp Moments. Weaning didn't start easily with Martha, so now that we're well into the swing of it, I wanted to look back on her progress, favourite baby led weaning foods and our fantastic Stokke Tripp Trapp highchair.

The Weaning Chronicles: 6 to 10 Months // Tripp Trapp Moments

When Martha was 4 months old I wrote a post about when to wean, how to know when the time is right and my fears about weaning a baby whose gag reflex was so overactive that even a breastfeed could result in projectile vomiting if she took too big a gulp. Fast forward to Martha at nearly 11 months old and this girl simply loves her food! Here’s how months 6 to 10 went.

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