Free Sample: Claim Your Free Closer to Nature Soother Here
Closer to Nature have launched new baby approved soothers and are providing mums of 0-6 month babies a chance to trial for FREE! Their new range of soothers are approved by babies. The symmetrical orthodontic teat has been specially designed to help optimise baby acceptance and in independent tests more babies accepted these new soothers first time.* There are 4 new...
Free Infant Massage Classes for Dads in Adelaide’s North
Infant Massage for dads and male carers is coming free to the North at The Platform Massage for babies has been shown to reduce crying times, improve sleep and reduce levels of stress hormones in babies. Working with a male facilitator, their Infant Massage Instructor will demonstrate techniques that suit you and your little one. Duration of course will be 2...
The Truth About Baby Milestones
I’m at a kid’s party. Lots of mums are there. Mums with babies. In slings. In their arms. Sitting at their feet on the floor. I make my way over and say hi to one of them. Gush over their baby a little bit and tell them how cute they are. I ask how old their baby is. And...
SIDS – A Mother’s Story
On the 2 July 2011, our beautiful baby boy, River Jak Adam was born, weighing 7lb 3oz. He was perfect in every way. As soon as he was put into my arms, I held him, cuddled him and told him how I would do anything to protect him for as long as I lived. I don’t think a day went by where I...
Top 10 Settling Tips for Your Baby
Did you hear about the Mum who was pulled over by the Police for being sleep deprived? Well that was me. Fortunately my baby was not in the car at the time. I was living in the country and on an errand and so tired that I was slightly speeding and driving with a swerving motion. The local policeman pulled...
Save Money on Nappies, One Change at a Time!
Almost one in two working families in Australia live dangerously close to the financial brink and up to 90% feel uncomfortable with their financial position, according to a recent survey by RaboDirect. Sobering thoughts when you add in the cost of raising a baby to its first birthday. International baby resource, Babycentre, has calculated that bringing up baby for the...
How I Coped with 2 Babies Under 1
It’s February 2011. The weather is hot, humid and positively awful! We are in Noosa with our four month old, baby boy Aston. I’m still breastfeeding so I couldn’t take my travel sickness tablets and worst of all, I couldn’t sip on a couple of Cosmopolitans in Hastings Street! I remember the moment just like it was yesterday. We were...