All of our babies are unique, which makes them both incredibly wonderful and frustratingly mysterious at times. Switching from breast to bottle can be challenging, but your little one likely just needs a bit of support and encouragement
Helping your baby to maintain a healthy body temperature, by monitoring room temperatures, is extremely important, particularly in the first weeks of their lives. This is because, unlike ours, their bodies do not have the ability to thermoregulate
There are things nobody tells you about having a baby. In this article we’ll talk about some of the changes you can expect after having a baby and provide some tips on making the most of this special time.
Sterilising is an important step in your baby’s feeding routine. Knowing how to correctly sterilize baby bottles and teats will help you ensure that you protect your baby’s delicate immune system in their early stages of development. In this article we’ll run through the best approaches to take and some of the equipment you can use to make this process quick and easy. How long do baby bottles stay sterile? Although sterilising can take just a few minutes, it can last for up to 24 hours, if bottles are properly... Read More
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
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
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
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