Tag Archives: motherhood

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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5 ideas to make your babies 1st birthday the best birthday, ever.

The first year of your baby’s life is a year filled with fear, excitement and pride. In what possible way could you ever express all of these emotions you go through when celebrating the first year of their lives? Toys … Continue reading
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The labour bag: What to pack for the hospital!

It is always a good idea to remain prepared before the birth of your new born. For this reason, it is also recommended you pack your hospital bag in advance, just in case your baby arrives early! Below is a … Continue reading
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Christmas food for babies and toddlers

When it comes to Christmas, food is the be all and end all, the make or break and the icing on the literal cake; so why can your baby not take part? We’ve searched the web for the best recipes … Continue reading
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Should I keep feeding my toddler breast milk or formula while weaning?

One doubt many mothers have that comes with their baby turning one is whether or not to continue with breast milk or formula. As mothers’ wean their little ones, some think breast milk becomes inappropriate and that it’s something that … Continue reading
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Breastfeeding vs bottle-feeding: it’s an emotional midfield.

“Mothers are made to feel ‘marginalised and ashamed’ when they breastfeed in public” The NHS have recently placed high importance on the issue of breastfeeding – how many mothers breastfeed, the emotional importance of it and its significance in creating … Continue reading
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Why does my baby wake up crying?

This isn’t going to be one of those ‘tough love’ articles where we tell you to leave your little new-born to cry their hearts out in distress, it will just be a nudge in that direction – just a slight … Continue reading
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Balancing Motherhood and your Career

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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