Category Archives: Health

What should I look for when checking my baby’s temperature?

Let’s get back to basics. When you take a temperature, you are trying to measure how hot your child is inside their body. This is called their “core temperature”. To do this, you want to measure the temperature in places … Continue reading
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How do I cut my newborn’s nails?

Having a delicate newborn makes it hard to make the reflex decisions you make with yourself; if you have a long, jagged nail, you simply whip out the nail cutter and cut away, things aren’t as easy with a newbie. It is always … Continue reading
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So, what exactly is a Muslin?

When you find out you're pregnant and you're inevitably doing your mad dose of research, words pop up every now and then which you can do nothing but...stare at. What the heck is a Muslin? Is that a spelling mistake? Who is … Continue reading
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Your baby’s skin – what’s best?

Your new born baby has delicate skin and it is important to nourish it in the best possible way. Here are a few simple tips and guidelines to maintaining and protecting your new born baby's skin. First we'll go au … Continue reading
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But baby its cold outside…and the 20% off ends today! QUICK!

It’s getting beyond chilly in the lead up to Christmas and every Tom, Dick and Harry is catching a cold! Around this time of year, when you have a little one it’s always so important to be safe rather than … Continue reading
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Exercise with your baby: It really can be done.

Straight after birth, it is easy to get wrapped up in a mundane routine of feedings, bathing times and nap times, but what about playtime? There are ways for you to play with your new born and keep yourself fit … Continue reading
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Sleep Regressions

Has your little one suddenly turned into a cranky, frustrated, fussy baby? After you’ve got the sleeping schedule sorted, and your little one suddenly shows increased wakefulness, your baby has entered the phase known as sleep regression. It can happen … Continue reading
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Buying a Steriliser

Whether you are feeding baby breast milk or formula, it’s important to keep your bottles and other feeding equipment safe and germ free. Sterilising is vital in protecting your baby against harmful bacteria and infection. These harmful bacteria can easily … Continue reading
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Keeping Your Baby Healthy This Summer

Summer’s here and that means long, warm nights, bare feet, barbeques and fun outdoor family activities.  If you’re heading outdoors with your little one, it’s important to keep him healthy in the heat. • Your baby’s skin is a lot more … Continue reading
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Newborn Nappy Changing

Everyone fumbles at first when it comes to those first few nappies, but changing your newborn’s nappy will soon become second nature to you. How many nappies will my baby need? You will probably change your baby’s nappy 12 times … Continue reading
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