30 Jun 2010

{Baby Loves List @ 18 weeks}

I had no idea before having a baby how much 'stuff' there is out there for little ones! But I soon discovered how quickly my life can be taken over by baby related things. I decided to blog mine (and Maxwells) current {heart} list.

** Sophie the Giraffe. I bought mine from Little Sunflowers but if you google it there are plenty of stockists. This Giraffe is so lovely - I bought on recommendation of a friend but it seems to be very popular toy amongst celeb babies at the moment. Maxwell has only just recently started to hold on to her - but it so easy for him to grab round her neck and chew on the ears and horns on his gums.
**Tommee Tippee Explora First Sips cup. I picked ours up in Asda - but so far it has been a big success. I've started using these cups for his water/juice for the day and normal bottles for his milk. He looks so proud when he holds and drinks. The cup is great as there is a valve system inside so Maxwell still has to suck to drink and it doesn't just pour out.
**Annabel Karmel Complete Baby and Toddler Meal Planner book. As Maxwell is getting to an age to start weaning I decided to pick up this book for a bit of advice. To be honest I had read some of Gina Ford but she just scared me! But this book did not do that. I felt quite calm and in control over the whole thing and gave me some great pointers to how to start.
**Babylegs. Now I read about these over at Heir to Blair (love this blog!! the tales of a Mummy!) And I fell in love with them! I knew that my little Maxwell needed babylegs in his life. I think there great - I pack them in the changing bag, and if it gets a little chilly while out I can pull these on and little mister has warm legs again. Plus I think they will be fab once he starts crawling (and now I want them in lots of colours. Currently owned green polka dot and cow print! oh and i got mine from ebay) **Jellycat Skidaddle Elephant aka Elly. This elephant is adorable and one of Maxwell's fave toys - he can hold onto the legs and tries to on many occasions put the whole thing in his mouth. This was a present from SJ at my baby shower but I really would like to get Maxwell some more - after seeing how much he loves this one. :)**Lazmaze Toys - are truly fab. Maxwell has Logan the Lion and Sir Prance-a-lot. He really lives both, really bright coloured, rings to hold, they make noise! What more could he want. We picked up both of his off Amazon but I know they are also sold in Toys R Us.

So that is my current {heart} list I'm sure in a few weeks/months time this will have changed lol - he is changing so quick!

Lx

3 comments:

  1. These are all so great! The second I find out I'm preggers, I'm going to order Sophie. She is tres chic!

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  2. Oh wow, when I have kids I'll have to buy some of this stuff :) My colleagues wife runs a baby shop called My Little Patch, I think she sells baby legs too, but don't hold it against me if she doesn't :)

    Maxwell is so cute, I hope you're gonna scrap all his fave things with piccies of him with them!

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  3. Those baby legs are sooooo cute! Don't think my daughter would fit into them anymore, but will definitely have to get them if we have another!

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