Author: Hanna

Baby carrier for dolls

I visited a friends house and my kids got all excited about her baby carrier for dolls. They couldn’t stop playing with it so now I’m going to order one to each of them. I think this a perfect toy for kids that have been carried a lot, something they could relate to rather than strollers.  ...

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What is baby led weaning

Baby Led Weaning, often shorted into BLW, mean that you are letting your child feed itself from the very start of weaning. According to the most recent research babies reach for food at around six months, which is also the time that mothers are being encouraged to wean, in accordance with the WHO guidelines. The idea behind BLW is to maintain eating as a positive, interactive experience. A recent study concludes that baby-led weaning may lead to less obesity in childhood and that babies that are fed with a baby-led approach learn to regulate their food intake in a...

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Hanna’s decorating project – Tea party furniture

Christmas was a great excuse for me to buy stuff to the children that I really wanted. The main gift was this cute little furniture group that fits very well into my vision of a nicely designed home. A big plus I must say, was that the kids loved it! They got a tea set along with it and they have thrown endless tea parties around this table ever since. The table I bought second hand so I cannot link to it. However, I link to another, completely different looking table that I have been sneaking peaks at for...

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Hanna’s decorating project – Things around here are about to change

I am very interested in interior decoration. Too bad you can’t really see a hint of that in our home. But that is about to change! When we moved in where we live now I was pregnant with my second child so we just focused on getting everything in place before she arrived. No time for painting or designing. And after she was born we have had a handful, it has all been about keeping our heads above the water. So now, when the little one is 1.5 years old, energy is slowly returning to me and the first...

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Attachment parenting – heaven or hell?

When I was expecting my first child a friend of mine introduced me to the thoughts of attachment parenting (AP) and then I got hooked and started to read everything about the subject. One thing that stroked me was that everybody seemed to have such a strong opinion about it. While some parents claimed that AP had ruined their life, others praised it as if it was a religion.  Basically, AP is about being responsive to the child’s needs, in a child-centered rather than parent-centered way, and that often includes co-sleeping, feeding on demand, a lot of body contact...

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