Baby

Benefits of swaddling your baby

Baby swaddling is the practice of firmly wrapping your baby with a blanket so they feel warm and secure, just as though they were still in mum’s womb. Baby swaddling has been practiced by mums for centuries, but modern mums have reawakened this practice as a way of soothing fussy infants, and helping to calm […]

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Breastfeeding Strategies for the Working Mum

You’ve just had your little bundle of joy and then you’re trying to adjust to the novelty of being a mother and what all of that means, trying to comprehend the changes your body has gone through and bonding with this new human you have just birthed.hello Your emotions see-saw through joy, love, sometimes sadness […]

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How to get your baby into a routine

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Having a routine can make life easier and more enjoyable for you and your baby. But how do you start getting your baby to follow a schedule? Here are a few ideas. When your baby is a newborn there probably won’t be much of a pattern to what he does and even if there is, […]

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Tummy Time

With your baby spending so much time on their back while they sleep, they need some tummy time while they’re awake! Most of your baby’s vital developments occur when they’re on their tummies.   Lying on their back is the safest position whilst they sleep, so during the day they need to spend some time […]

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Baby milestones: crawling

Crawling is the first real milestone towards independence. Your baby is likely to develop her own method of getting around – and it’s not always the most elegant. When does crawling happen? For many babies it happens on average at around 7-9 months, but it can be either earlier or later. And some infants miss […]

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What is Meconium?

Meconium is feces produced by your baby whilst they’re in the womb. Meconium is composed of materials ingested by the baby whilst he is still in the uterus. Meconium is a sticky tar like substance and is usually a dark green colour. Normally, meconium will be stay in the baby until after birth.  However, there […]

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Baby Summer Products to Use & Avoid!

Summertime can be a great time for you & your baby to enjoy each other. However, summertime also means sizzling heat, sun, sand & the beach. No worries, we have the perfect must-have & must-avoid summer products to ensure your baby be healthy & happy!   Products to Use: SPF Water-resistant Sun creams It is […]

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Prickly Heat Rash

Your baby’s skin is so delicate and can easily become dry and irritated. The most common irritation in babies is a prickly heat rash. With the right treatment this pesky rash can quickly and easily be dealt with.   How is a heat rash caused? A heat rash appears when your baby overheats in hot […]

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Tips to Clean your Baby’s Mouth

Your baby puts a lot of things in his mouth. It’s showing curiosity and an important way for him to learn. But it is also an easy way for germs and bacteria to cause illness. So you need to make sure your baby’s mouth is clean and protected. The importance of cleaning their mouths Babies […]

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Tips to help create a bond between Father and Baby

Dads can sometimes feel left out of conversations about baby care, so we’ve dedicated this article to a few ways you dads can be a bit more involved. Should there be an immediate bond? It can sometimes be more difficult for fathers to connect with their babies; they don’t always have the immediate bond that […]

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