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Bottle feeding

Preparing a formula feed 17/05/2021

HOW TO PREPARE FORMULA MILK FOR YOUR BABY

Feeding a tiny baby is hard and preparing formula milk can be a lengthy, complicated process that requires a lot patience, especially if you’re a first time parent! You might not know where to start, but don’t be daunted, here’s a guide for getting it right. Whichever formula you’re using, make sure to read and follow the manufacturer’s guidance. Remember, it’s best to make up feeds one at a time. Start with an empty kettle, then fill it up with at least 1 litre of fresh water from the tap.... Read More

18/03/2021
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HOW TO STERILISE BABY BOTTLES

This last year has made us all take more steps to stay bacteria and virus free. We may be using more hand sanitiser and disinfectant than ever before, but for babies, protection from germs has always been crucial. This is because a little baby’s immune system is not as well developed as an adults and so they are more easily effected by germs that can cause illnesses like diarrhea and vomiting. We all want to keep our babies healthy and happy and sterilising bottles and teats is the best way... Read More

baby crying with colic 17/02/2021
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DO I NEED ANTI-COLIC BOTTLES FOR MY BABY?

Having a colicky baby can be exhausting, frustrating and upsetting. The non-stop crying would test a saint and causes a lot of stress for new parents. Luckily, there are products that can help you and baby get through this tricky period and there’s lots of trusted help and guidance available too. The main thing to remember is that there is nothing you are doing wrong, it’s just one of those things that many young babies get. If you’re worried about colic and want to know if you should get anti-colic... Read More

26/01/2021

HOW TO BOTTLE FEED YOUR BABY

US model and celebrity Chrissy Teigen broke the mum-ternet last year with her social media post about formula feeding, when she posted: “People have surrogates, people have trouble breastfeeding and all you hear as a new, anxious mom is how breast is best. “Normalize breastfeeding” is great. “normalize formula” is great, too! so yeah. That’s all! Normalize formula! your baby is gonna be BEAUTIFUL, PERFECT, AND OK.” @chrissyteigen There are benefits of breastfeeding, but we know that it’s just not possible for every mother for a variety of reasons, whether... Read More