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Topping and Tailing

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Bathing your newborn is a strange new experience for both you and your baby. You may be nervous and scared you will hurt those tiny hands and feet or perhaps worried you may drop the slippery little one. If you … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Older Child To Become A Sibling

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Are you expecting a new addition to your family? It can be difficult for your first born or older child to adjust to a new sibling as it can shift the family dynamic. Follow our steps below to help your … Continue reading

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Establishing a Routine

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As a new mum, you may be bubbling with excitement as you bring your little one home, but no doubt you’re also feeling overwhelmed about the new life you are responsible for. How do you know when your baby should … Continue reading

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The Best Ways for New Mums To Spend Mother’s Day

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Whether you’re a mum, daughter, grandmother or all of the above, Mother’s Day holds a special place in all of our hearts. Sure, when it comes to birthdays we get a chance to show our appreciation but Mother’s Day is … Continue reading

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Coping with Separation Anxiety

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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10 Things you Didn’t Know About Breastfeeding

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1)      Babies who are breastfed can identify their mother’s breast milk through smell alone. 2)      75% of mothers produce more milk with their right breast- even if they are left handed! 3)      You can find human milk sold on the … 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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5 Lessons We Can Learn From Children

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Your children probably teach you things daily like how to get red grape juice out of white carpet, the best way to answer the most awkward questions and how much blood requires a visit to A&E. Of course, they also … Continue reading

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How New Parents Can Keep The Romance Alive This Valentine’s Day

The day’s filled with big bouquets of red roses, indulgent chocolates and romantic gestures…Yes; we’re talking about Valentine’s Day! Love is in the air and the most romantic day is right around the corner. If you’ve just had a baby … Continue reading

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Do parental fights have an effect on your child’s wellbeing?

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One of the most stressful events of childhood is arguments. Whether it’s bickering over who has to get up to change your little one or a full blown out argument, it’s normal when you’re parents. However, research shows that fights … Continue reading

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