Jumperoo

Although my mum hasn’t had much contact with baby toys since we were small (quite a while ago now), she immediately recognised Fisher Price as the creator of the almighty, hideous, completely OTT baby bouncing monstrosity known as the Jumperoo (Amazon edition). Taking the attitude of more is more, this contraption is designed to appeal to baby’s every sense. Clearly Vashti has very different tastes to her dad, as she demonstrates on her first trial…

She’s had her best few days of her short life this week – very little crying, not much waking in the night, lots of smiling. This coincides with commencement in earnest of solid food, and she really is enjoying it. Exhibit One – Pear and Yogurt puree: