Category Archives: Development

Ten Fascinating Facts about Your Newborn

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1) Your baby may have thick locks of black hair now, but it might not stay that way. It can fall out altogether in his first few weeks and then grow back or can change from straight to curly. 2) Birthmarks are … Continue reading

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Is My Baby Ready for Solids?

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Thinking of weaning your baby? There are a few signs to look out for to help you decide if the time is right. Your baby may be ready if he:   * Can hold his head up- he needs to … Continue reading

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Will Playing Classical Music To My Baby Make Her More Intelligent?

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There is no real evidence that playing classical music to your baby will make her more intelligent.  It is a great way for you and your little one to unwind though so there’s no harm in popping on some Mozart … Continue reading

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Coping with Separation Anxiety

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Does your baby scream and wail the minute you leave them? You’re in need of our separation survival guide… It’s important to understand that separation anxiety is a normal stage of development and begins when babies start to understand that … Continue reading

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What You Should Know Before Your Baby Starts Talking

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1)      Before your baby starts talking, you’ve probably began to interpret her many cries and decode her sounds of delight. She has already begun interacting with you through her loving looks, babbling, cooing and crying. Respond to your baby and … Continue reading

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7 Signs Your Little One Loves You

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Ok so let’s be real- your newborn isn’t going to immediately show you any appreciation for your gruelling labour, sleepless nights and your one sided conversations made up of silly voices. As you get to know your baby you’ll feel … Continue reading

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Balancing Motherhood and your Career

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Just because you’re a Mum doesn’t mean you should give up on your career. Can you have a successful career and be a hands-on Mum at the same time? Of course! Just as long as you accept that you can’t … Continue reading

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Does affection boost your baby’s brain power?

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Any parent will agree that the moment they see their little one smiling up at them, all anxieties disappear as nothing is more extraordinary or joyful than that very moment when you realise your baby has fallen in love with … Continue reading

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Tricks to Help Your Teething Baby

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The journey to a mouth filled with gleaming pearly whites from a cute gummy grin is not always an easy one.  When your little one sprouts his first teeth he might not experience any problems at all, but it could … Continue reading

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Your Baby’s First Smile

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That first smile- it’ll melt your heart and give you that warm fuzzy feeling inside. From the moment she’s born, your baby will want to express her feelings and will try to do so by copying your facial expressions! Not … Continue reading

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