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Parenting 'Last Moments' All Mums Recognise

From the birth of your little one to his baby steps, we usually remember the first times those milestone moments happen - but the last time you change his nappy? It might just go unmarked. These are just some things you may want to add to the magical memory bank…
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The last time he called you 'mama'

Now it’s ‘mum’ *sob*. [Corbis]
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The last time he falls asleep on your lap

Sure you may have had a dead thigh for the rest of the afternoon, but you secretly miss stroking his hair and cuddling him while he drops off. [Corbis]
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Last time you carried him

The walk from the car into the house feels weird now, like you've forgotten something… [Corbis]
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The last time you read him The Gruffalo…

You find yourself reading it to yourself now, just because you miss it a tiny bit. [Corbis]
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The last time you pureed his food

You’re thinking, ‘soon, he won’t need me at all!’. [Corbis]
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The last time you breastfed

OK, so it gave you sore nipples but it was such a bonding experience. [Corbis]
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The last time you went to your baby yoga class

He looked so cute (attempting) the downward dog pose. [Corbis]
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The last time you used the baby bath instead of a normal bath

What’s next? The adult loo? He’ll be driving you around soon, too! [Corbis]
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The last time he fitted into a baby sleep suit

He looks so grown up in his spiderman pyjamas… [Corbis]
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Last time he crawled

And he hasn’t stopped running away from the camera ever since. [Corbis]
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The last time he sat in his highchair

But at least the food is less likely to hit the walls now… [Corbis]
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