5 tips to implement a bedtime routine that works!

Getting enough sleep is really important for children’s development and functioning. Our bodies are mechanically wired to need sleep, while we sleep our body is busy repairing and strengthening and our brain is busy processing and sorting. One key way to help children to get enough sleep is to have a good bedtime routine. A […]

Top toys for new babies this Christmas

It’s exciting spending Christmas with a baby for the first time. You want to involve them with the excitement and traditions, however, they are so young so what do you get them? Here are my top ten choices for your bubs first Christmas presents: Lamaze Musical Inchworm – this colourful critter is the perfect soft ...
5 tips to help potty train your little one.

Potty training is different for every child, sometimes its really easy and comes naturally and for others its more difficult, however, its important to keep trying and encourage your little one because let's face it - they cant stay in nappies forever. Try one or all of these top five tips to will make potty ...
Why is Tummy Time important for babies?

Tummy time is crucial for all babies and an important step in babies developing the proper motor skills and muscle strength needed for crawling, moving and growing up. Tummy time helps: -  Develop back, neck and core strength -  Helps to prevent the flat head syndrome -  Babies explore movement in new ways -  Exposure ...
Is “no nappy” Time Really Worth it? Yes!

Letting your bub have time each day without a nappy (diaper) on, is becoming a big trend. However, no nappy time is nothing new; it’s been recommended by Early Childhood Specialists for many years.  A lot of people are getting hooked on ‘no nappy’ time because of the elimination communication method – an alternative toilet ...
Having a conversation with your newborn

In the first 5 months of life, your baby's brain is most active in developing sensory pathways and language. In other words, you don't want to miss this once in a lifetime opportunity. Even though your baby is not yet talking and responding, they are learning how sounds (phonics) work, how language works and how ...