Author: Hanna

5 ways to solve storage issues with kids

Before my first daughter was born I was kind of hysteric about changing tables, baby nests and baby carriers. Getting stuff, rather than thinking about storage. So when my baby finally arrived everything was organized into perfection. But after a week or two it was all messy again. We had nowhere to put all the countless gifts she had gotten so we had to reorganize and make room for that. And then she grew and the house was filled with new stuff. And we had to reorganize to get space for that. And so on until today. The principal...

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Driving with small children – five tips on how to make it work super smooth

Some children enjoy car rides and could sit happily in their chairs seemingly forever. If you are not as lucky with your little one you are not alone. Here I will share my best five tips on how to drive with small children – without them driving you crazy. 1. Breastfeed while seated Since I found out that it was possible to breastfeed my little baby while she was still in her car seat everything got so much easier. I bend over her car seat in a very gymnastic position but it is possible to have the seat belt...

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Recipes for homemade squeeze pouches

As I wrote in a blogpost the other day, me and my boyfriend are kind of hooked on making our own squeezed pouches and I promised to share some recipes with you so here I´ll give it a try… As a base in our food mixes we use millet flakes because they are very rich in iron. This is good especially if you are still breastfeeding a lot, as the milk does not contain enough of iron to cover an older baby´s need. The millet flakes are very easy to work with, you cook them with water for two...

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The importance of a bed lamp

One of the top ten things I would recommend new parents to get hold of is a lamp with soft night light, one that could be lit in the middle of the night without disturbing anyone. Luckily I had such a lamp before my first kid was born and I don’t know just all the trouble it has saved us in terms of babies being able to go on sleeping and parents who could open their eyes in the middle of the night without having to squint in pain. One thing is for sure if you’re having a baby....

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