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The twins started out their weaning adventures with a few purées and mostly finger food to explore and suck. Early food favourites were toast fingers, steamed veg sticks and rice cakes. I did try to spoon feed them as much as I could, but they decided at about 1...

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The twins are really into collecting objects in pots at the moment and love transporting objects from one place to another. We have a rockery in the garden and they've been driving me mad, moving the stones around the garden and onto the grass. I decided to give them some metal containers and showed them how to collect the stones. They've really enjoyed hearing the satisfying clink as the stones go in and I think this is the main motivation! This activity is great for developing fine motor skills and for developing early maths skills. The placing of the stones one by one is a skill needed for counting when they grow older.






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Noisy containers
The twins are really into collecting objects in pots at the moment and love transporting objects from one place to another. We have a rockery in the garden and they've been driving me mad, moving the stones around the garden and onto the grass. I decided to...

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Friday Favourite
Baby E's Friday Pick This is not a sponsored post, it is an honest opinion of a product we love and that I bought   I stumbled upon the barn when in a local toy shop....well actually Baby E stumbled upon it with GREAT excitement.   I brought it home and E l...

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Discovery Bottles
Discovery Bottles: An oldie (idea) but a goodie Exploration and Sensory Play for Babies   These are some of the simple discover bottles we made for our babies when they were sitting up and wanting to explore everything.  Discover bottles are SO easy to make...

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Posting Posting and more Posting
We both noticed at around 9/10 months old that all 3 babies were BIG into Posting.  They tried to post everything into big boxes. As a result we decided to set up a POSTING daily discovery.   Sam was creative and used strips of old fabric she had around the...

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Shiny Happy Babies
Shiny and Bright Baby E spent over 20 minutes exploring this daily discovery. She was using all of her senses: staring, touching, turning, tasting and BANGING!
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