Introducing Solids – the Basics You Need to Know

When you start to think about introducing solid food to your baby for the first time, there are lots of things to consider and often lots of questions. It’s something that new parents are never quite sure about, so read on, get informed and equip yourself with the information that you need. When? - Babies ...
Top 10 toys for your Newborn Baby

Newborn babies need stimulating toys that engage and spark curiosity, these toys are perfect for using during tummy time and play time. Moulin Roty Mouse I will admit, I am a bit biased to any toy made my Moulin Roty - they really understand the toy market for new-born babies. This mouse has so many ...
Tummy Time – What, Why, When and How?

Did you know that tummy time is really important for all babies and something that can impact their lives in the long term? What? Tummy time refers to the intentional time that your baby spends lying on their tummy facing the ground. Please note that tummy time is not safe practice if your baby is ...
How to Keep Babies and Children Safe in the Sun

Bright sunlight and heat will not only make babies ratty, but it could also seriously damage their skin. A good sunscreen will help protect your child from both UVA and UVB rays, but that's not the only thing which will keep them safe in the sun. Whether you're heading abroad this summer or holding out ...
Barefoot Babes, Support Brain Development by Ditching Shoes!

Did you know that young children have around 200,000 nerve endings in the sole of one foot alone? By allowing your baby, toddler and pre-schooler to spend time barefoot in different environments, you are helping their brain to develop. As your child’s feet feel different textures, they are building their brains sensory awareness, which leads ...
Dressing Post-Partum. How to Feel Good and Look Good.

  The time to make sartorial statements will come – in the days that follow giving birth your focus should (and automatically will steer towards) being comfortable. Having said that, we have always been firm believers that with a few simple techniques one does not negate the other and comfort and style indeed do go ...
How to get bath time right!

Let’s face it – baths for children are not about getting clean; while being a highly desired outcome for the (at times frustrated) parent. Each bath comes with the promise of a makeshift waterpark-alike adventure, complete with squirt toys, inflatables and lots and lots of foam – and the mess that comes with the proverbial ...
What do you know about their first haircut?

What do you know about their first haircut? They’re your newborn baby, not more than a few months old, but their hair is growing fast and you can’t ignore it any longer. Do you know how to cut it yourself? Here are some helpful instructions. How Do You Cut Their Hair Yourself? Necessary Steps 1| ...
5 ways to soothe your baby’s eczema

Don’t let eczema be the bane of your little ones’ childhood. Here’s everything you need to know about soothing the skin condition permanently. It starts with a rash and turns into an itch that never quite goes away. Eczema - or ‘Atopic Dermatitis’, isn’t uncommon, as it affects 15 to 20 percent of children around ...