New Born Development

What is Meconium?

Meconium is feces produced by your baby whilst they’re in the womb. Meconium is composed of materials ingested by the baby whilst he is still in the uterus. Meconium is a sticky tar like substance and is usually a dark green colour. Normally, meconium will be stay in the baby until after birth.  However, there […]

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Essential New Born Care

The early stages in your new born’s life are some of the most important. To help you along the way we’ve narrowed down their essential new born care needs into these 4 categories: Skin Baby’s new born skin is delicate and sensitive so it needs extra care. Even mild stimuli can cause redness and itching […]

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Breastfeeding Styles

Every baby feeds differently from the next. Below are different styles of breastfeeding, observed by experts from Yale University, USA: ‘Barracuda’ type. This is the type of baby that once the breast is shown to them they energetically suck the nipple for 10-20 minutes.  This can result in painful nipples but gradually your child will […]

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Baby Equipment Essentials

It can be a daunting task as parents to figure out the needs of a newborn, therefore we have put together the following baby essentials list to make it easier for you to prepare for your new arrival. Baby Clothes: Tempting as it is to fill a whole closet full of new clothes for your […]

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5 Tips to Become a Great Storyteller

Storytelling doesn’t always come naturally to everyone, but with a bit of practice it’ll be the best part of your baby’s bedtime! Storytelling is a great way to have one-on-one bonding with your child. Reading is important as it can encourage an early development of literacy skills. If you’re not confident in your storytelling skills, start […]

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Baby Development: Month 1

Baby Development: Month 1 At last, your new baby’s here and you’re starting to get to know the little person you’ve been carrying for 9 months. Here’s what to expect in the first 4 weeks of your newborn’s life.   Growing and Developing Your baby will be born with several reflexes: she’ll grip your finger if […]

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Baby Developmental Milestones

Here is a guide to baby’s growth and development in the first year.   Month 1 Your baby will be born with several reflexes: she’ll grip your finger if you put it inside her palm and throw out her arms and legs if she’s startled. If you stroke her cheek, she’ll turn her head towards […]

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Guide to Caring for your Baby in the First Year

As a new mum one the first things you often worry about is caring for your baby. Here are out tips to help you through the first year of taking care of your baby.   Month 1 He will still have the stump of his umbilical cord, but that will shrivel and fall off during […]

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Learn About Your Baby’s Growth in Year One

The first year of life is a crucial growth stage babies usually go through, and parents or guardians need to participate in this fascinating time from a helpless baby to a confident independent toddler. As a new born, a baby hears and responds to noises, grip your finger tightly and suck vigorously. A baby at […]

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