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It’s stinking hot. You are sweaty so is your baby. He keeps grizzling and signalling that he wants more ‘boobie’ .  He’s obviously thirsty so you wonder, should...

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5 top new mum survival tips

From new mothers, I often hear comments like: “I can’t even have a shower because I don’t know how long she will sleep for.” Or: “It takes so...

5 Ways Your Baby Shows He Loves You

As you carried your baby in your belly, you dreamed of an instant connection between you – just like the soft focused television ads. He would instantly know...

When baby bites the breast – plus bite prevention strategies

Help! My baby has his first two teeth and he has started biting when I breastfeed. How can I stop him biting or will I have to wean...

The Real Truth About Having a Baby – what they never...

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Smooth as a baby’s bum – how you can safely prevent...

If your baby’s bum isn’t as smooth as it should be , but red and inflamed instead, your little one will no doubt cry and be miserable, especially...

Beating Arsenic Hour

It's 5pm and everything is melting down - your baby has his cranky pants on and you are tired, dizzy and hungry, but you don't even have a...

From Baby to Toddler – Boosting your growing baby’s immunity

Your little bubba is growing up. They’re starting to walk and they’ve got a few words. They’re turning into a real little person. At the same time, their digestive...

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11 Amazing facts about breastmilk that you may not know

1) Your breast milk is LIVE (just like in the video above!) Just like human blood, breast milk is a living fluid containing a range of germ killing substances,...