Milk Ladder Recipes | Stage 1 | Malted Milk Biscuits

Inside: How to make malted milk biscuits for stage 1 of the milk ladder. It has been a good few years since I have had to do this (you can read all about my first experience of the milk ladder here) and I am a little out of touch. In fact, it feels as though I am starting all over …

Cows Milk Protein Allergy: Trusting Your Instincts

When I was a first time mum I didn’t have a clue what ‘normal’ looked like. You have to just assume everything is fine really don’t you and trust that others around you will be able to offer support when you need it – and trust me you do need it. The thing is, if something isn’t right and nobody …

Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy- Our Journey up the milk ladder – We Made it!

Did you miss part 4? Or do you want to see the whole milk ladder series?  I never thought I would be able to write this post. For almost 2 years we have been battling against a milk allergy, one that has ruled our lives day-in day-out. It has been one of the most stressful things I have had to …

Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy- Our Journey up the milk ladder #4

Did you miss part 3? Want to see the whole series?   We have been moving up the milk ladder quite slowly, more due to caution than anything else but it has done her good. Yesterday she ate pizza – with cheese!! If you had told me that she would eat cheese a year ago I would have probably laughed, …

Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy- Our Journey up the milk ladder #3

Did you miss part 2? Do you want to see the whole series?  I wanted to use my blog to help share my knowledge and experiences with others and a big part of my parenting life has been all about LJ and her milk allergies. I have been rubbish at updating her progress with her journey up the milk ladder …

Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy- Our Journey up the milk ladder #2

It has been a while since I started this mini series documenting our journey up the milk ladder. Lils was born with a Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy but she has reached the stage where she is able to tolerate small amounts. We are sharing our journey in the hopes that it will help you too. Did you miss part 1? Or …

Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy- Our Journey up the milk ladder #1

Well, here we are on the brink of something important – it is time to start our journey up the milk ladder. To say I am nervous is an understatement, having a Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy means mealtimes are always a stress! *Update* We have completed the Milk Ladder – click to see the full series.   Last month Baby L had an appointment …