‘Why can’t my baby be like that?’ Envy, jealousy, despair and disappointment … by Carly Grubb

Hands up who has ever felt like this? Pick me! Pick me! I was an extreme serial offender with my first who while being the most superb human ever made was an extraordinarily high needs baby who had me at my very …

Baby Sleep Myths – busted!

Sarah is stressed  and anxious. She tells me, “ I can’t get my baby to wake up for her 7 am feed.” I ask, “when did she last feed?” It turns out that Sarah’s  two week old baby was fed at 5.30am …

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 …