Terrible Twos & Tantrums: 1 strop, 2 strops, 3 strops, more!

Argh! The terrible twos have come late to the party, and bit us on the bum! Or maybe it’s early threenager: Lily will be 3 in May. Up until now, excluding about 3 months some time between the age of 18 months and 2 when she decided to throw tantrum after tantrum about the smallest of things, she has always been a pretty relaxed little thing. I think that tricky blip was due to her suddenly realising that she was this independent person. She wanted to do her own thing, and did not want to be told no. Luckily for us that […]

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My Fussy Eater and Me: Just One More Mouthful

I remember when I was young the difficulty my parents had getting me to eat three meals a day, especially dinners. My dad would say he may as well dish up my dinner straight in to the bin! Well now I know how they felt! Getting Lily to sit still long enough to finish a meal has become increasingly challenging. She has become a total fussy eater. Breakfast isn’t too bad, she will eat most of it without too much trouble. Lunch slightly more difficult she will eat about half of what we give her. Dinner is the worst, depending on […]

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