6 Loving Ways to Boost Your Baby’s Brain

Forgot the flashcard saying ‘you are being born’? Don’t have a curriculum beyond cuddles for your 3 month old? If you are worried your baby may be ‘slipping behind’ his peers because you haven’t been providing enough educational enrichment, relax!  New research …

Breastfeeding – Does your baby really need night feeds?

It’s dark and still. The world is sleeping. At least, the world of people without babies is asleep. Your baby is awake, snuggled at your breast, slurping the good stuff. Mostly, night time breastfeeds feel precious and beautiful. You know in your …

A mama asks – conflicting advice about night time breastfeeds and car seat woes?

  A mama asks…. I received some conflicting advice at my DD’s 12mo checkup. Firstly when i said my DD cries in the car but she’s too small for fwd facing the nurse suggested I turn her round anyway since it’s bad …

It can be so difficult as a parent to sift through a minefield of conflicting advice, can’t it? Who do you trust? Which advice is ‘right’?  Where is this advice coming from? Almost as soon as you baby bump begins to show, …

Should you breastfeed your baby to sleep?

Among  all the rules about baby sleep, you are certain to hear advice to never, ever allow your baby to fall asleep on the breast! Although you may like to use other sleep cues as well as breastfeeding, advice that letting your …

Nobody ever tells you how madly and deeply you will fall in love with your baby – or how this will affect your relationship not only with your partner but also with your friends. Friends who drift away because they can’t cope …