Tag: baby


Article Title: Planning meal times with kids

Planning meal times with kids

A daily routine does really help children to eat better, and keep calm and relaxed. So the question is where to start?


Article Title: Tips to care for your kids’ hair

Tips to care for your kids’ hair

Why is it that kids’ hair always seems a bit unruly? There are those odd spikes when they first get out of bed, or strange knots after a day of playing out in the wind and rain or a summer swim at the beach or the pool. It often falls to parents to try to tame and tresses, which often isn’t easy. Just as well they love a zany style!


Article Title: Exercise after baby: a new perspective on fitness

Exercise after baby: a new perspective on fitness

I am sure all the mums out there agree that their level of ‘busy’ changes dramatically when they have a newborn, as I have quickly found out. Your time is no longer your own and the idea of having an hour to exercise seems a far distant memory. I’ve had to adapt and look at exercise with a whole new perspective.


Article Title: Helping your child out of nappies

Helping your child out of nappies

Parenting coach Laura Morley gives her tips on how to get through toilet training you kids.


Article Title: Plan your holiday with little ones

Plan your holiday with little ones

​How to keep your baby healthy and happy on holiday.


Article Title: What is integrative maternity healthcare?

What is integrative maternity healthcare?

It’s when the contemporary and the traditional, the mainstream and the alternative complement each other as part of maternity care.


Article Title: Before and after baby: the season of big change

Before and after baby: the season of big change

​How you change as you have a baby.


Article Title: How parenting changes with your second child

How parenting changes with your second child

Experienced pediatric nurse Dorothy Waide gives us an insight to how to help your child adapt to having a sibling.


Article Title: Perspectives on infertility and tips for a boost

Perspectives on infertility and tips for a boost

Dr Olivia Stuart, reproductive medicine sub-specialist,and Sandra Clair, medical herbalist/anthropologist, share their expertise on fertility issues and offer natural suggestions for a healthy mother and baby.


Article Title: Ideas for settling your newborn

Ideas for settling your newborn

Sleep is as vital to your baby’s wellbeing as food. Some parents assume that their baby instinctively knows how to establish healthy sleep patterns, but in my experience newborns need guidance to learn how to self-settle, resettle and sleep soundly.


Article Title: Life with a newborn: looking after yourself

Life with a newborn: looking after yourself

The early stages of parenting a newborn are extremely physical and emotionally draining. During this time, your wellbeing is just as important to your baby’s growth and development as it was during your pregnancy.


Article Title: Try baby massage to soothe and connect

Try baby massage to soothe and connect

Baby massage is a great way to feel more connected to your little one and to make you both that much calmer and relaxed. If you haven’t given it a try before, follow these steps from our ambassador, yogi Nikki Ralston.


Article Title: The essentials of a good nursery

The essentials of a good nursery

There are so many nursery equipment options these days, so it’s hard to know what we actually need and what are the ‘nice to haves’. With nearly 30 years’ experience in baby care, Dorothy Waide has cast her expert eye over the choices and listed some important places to start.