Tag: baby

Baby milestones: sitting up

Sitting up gives your baby a different view of the world. It’s a crucial stage in the journey to crawling and walking. When does sitting up happen? Your baby will be able to sit propped up or supported by cushions from birth. But he has to learn to be able to hold his head up […]

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New mums and sleep

How much sleep is normal? And how can you get more? Find answers to common questions and get helpful tips. Is it normal to be tired?  Yes. Sleep deprivation is common for mums worldwide. And dads can get tired with a new baby around too. Babies have no concept of night and day so they […]

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Menstruation after childbirth

Posted in New Mum, Pregnancy

When should you expect your periods to start again after you’ve had a baby? What’s normal? And what’s not? We answer the questions all new mums have. When will I get my period again after I’ve had a baby? There’s no definite answer to this as it varies from woman to woman. It’s also affected […]

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How to get your baby into a routine

Having a routine can make life easier and more enjoyable for you and your baby. But how do you start getting your baby to follow a schedule? Here are a few ideas. When your baby is a newborn there probably won’t be much of a pattern to what he does and even if there is, […]

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Tummy Time

With your baby spending so much time on their back while they sleep, they need some tummy time while they’re awake! Most of your baby’s vital developments occur when they’re on their tummies.   Lying on their back is the safest position whilst they sleep, so during the day they need to spend some time […]

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7 ways to prepare your toddler for a new baby

You’ve been there, done that and are probably more excited than anxious for the arrival of a new baby – but your toddler might not feel quite as enthused. Here’s a useful guide to help you and your toddler prepare for your new arrival. Breaking the news   Toddlers don’t fully understand what it means […]

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Baby milestones: crawling

Crawling is the first real milestone towards independence. Your baby is likely to develop her own method of getting around – and it’s not always the most elegant. When does crawling happen? For many babies it happens on average at around 7-9 months, but it can be either earlier or later. And some infants miss […]

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Tips to help with changes during pregnancy

With the joyful news of pregnancy comes the daunting realisation that your body is going to drastically change. We’ve got a few pick-me-ups so these changes during pregnancy are less of a worry.   Pregnancy brings lots of changes, not just to your body but your whole life and you have to be adaptable. However, […]

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How to keep your baby cool in hot weather

Your baby can’t communicate when they are too hot so it is your job to make sure they are at a comfortable temperature. Lots of problems can occur if your baby is too hot so we’ve got some tips on how you can keep your little one cool in high temperatures.   Clothing It might […]

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Baby Skin Care during summer

Everyone loves the sunny weather; there are so many fun things to do outside in the summer time. But this is also a time where it is of utmost importance to take measures to ensure your baby skin is taken care of appropriately. The following tips will enable you to enjoy the summer and take […]

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