My first catch – remembered

Exactly six years ago today!

Ok, so I may not have got the absolutely exact actual day, but I had my very first ‘catch’ when my daughter was five weeks old, back in 2008. My little girl is not so little anymore – she turned 6 five weeks ago.

Here’s what happened:

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Finding Community: How I started the Oxford Nappy Free Baby Group

(And how you can do it too!)

I was on the phone to my Mum within minutes of my daughter’s first deposit in the potty.

“Can you believe it? I just held her over the potty when she started grunting, and she just did a poo straight  away! She’s only five weeks old!”

Six years later, and I still feel that sense of excitement when I explain to people how easy and marvellous BLPT can be. It seemed so wonderful to me back then, that I couldn’t understand how someone could not do it, once they knew it was possible. Since then I’ve wanted to help as many people as possible to find out about BLPT.

I started the Oxford Nappy Free Baby Group five and a half years ago, though it didn’t have a name back then. Lots of people have asked me how I managed to set up the group, so here is the story: Continue reading